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Blessed Columba Marmion, OSB
Born (1858-04-01)1 April 1858
Dublin, Ireland
Died 30 January 1923(1923-01-30) (aged 64)
Maredsous Abbey, Belgium
Venerated in Belgium (Maredsous)
Beatified 3 September 2000, Saint Peter's Square, Vatican City by Pope John Paul II
Feast 3 October

Columba Marmion, OSB, born Joseph Aloysius Marmion (April 1, 1858 – January 30, 1923) was a Roman Catholic Benedictine Irish monk and the third Abbot of Maredsous Abbey in Belgium. Beatified by Pope John Paul II on September 3, 2000, Columba was one of the most popular and influential Catholic authors of the 20th century. His books are considered spiritual classics.

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