Blessed Peter Acotanto

detail of an Italian holy card of Blessed Peter Acontanto, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Born to a wealthy Venetian patrician family, he gave away his wealth to the poor and lived a life of penance. Lived as a hermit in a monastery and refused to join the community or become abbot. Miracle worker.

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Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Peter Acotanto“. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 September 2016. Web. 4 December 2016. <>