Saint Norbert - Founder and Bishop (1080-1134).
Saint Norbert born near Cologne in 1080 and he was of noble rank and rare talents, passed a frivolous youth, abandoning himself to the pleasures and vanities of the world. His conduct then became a scandal but after a severe preparation, he went to the Archbishop of Cologne and humbly asked to receive Holy Orders. He was ordained a priest and began to preach against all the abuses and vices of his time.
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