Book of Saints – Bessarion


(Saint) Confessor (June 17) (4th century) One of the Fathers of the Egyptian Desert. His virtues and miracles were such that Greek writers compare him to Moses, Elias, and others of the prophets. He must have died before A.D. 400. The Greeks keep his Feast on June 6.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Bessarion”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 April 2015. Web. 20 January 2019. <>