King of Essex in England, ascending in 664. Founded the monastery of Westminster. Known for his personal piety, charity and prayer life while still on the throne. After a peaceful 30 year reign, he abdicated to spend his later years as a prayerful monk at Westminster.
- relics enshrined in Saint Paul’s Cathedral in London, England
- relics destroyed in the great fire of London in 1666
- “Saint Sebbe of Essex“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 August 2016. Web. 28 February 2017. <>