Book of Saints – Poppo

Saint PoppoArticle

(Saint) Abbot (January 25) (11th century) A pious and fervent monk, born near Liege, who, on account of his virtue, was placed successively at the head of several monasteries in Belgium and the North of France. He had considerable influence with Saint Henry, Emperor of Germany, and laboured successfully to do away with some of the barbarous customs of his Age. He died at Marchiennes (A.D. 1048).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Poppo”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 December 2016. Web. 25 November 2020. <>