Blessed Benno of Osnabruck



Monk. Courtier to Emperor Henry III. Bishop of Osnabruck, Germany in 1068; he served for 20 years. Involved in the disputes between Emperor Henry IV and Pope Gregory VII. Founded Iburg Abbey in Bad Iburg, Germany.


  • 1088 at Iburg Abbey and Castle, Bad Iburg, Germany of natural causes
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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Benno of Osnabruck“. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 July 2016. Web. 27 January 2022. <>