St. Hesychius

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 10/03


Memorial
    3 October

Profile

    Spiritual student of Saint Hilarion of Palestine. Hermit in a monastery at Majuma, Palestine. Followed Hilarion from one hermitage to another for years, even tracking him down when Hilarion left without warning in order to seek out solitude; and when the teacher died, Hesychius brought his relics back to Majuma.

Died

    c.380 at Majuma, Palestine of natural causes

Canonized

    Pre-Congregation


All information used with permission of the Patron Saint Index.


 
 

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