Book of Saints – Callistus – 14 August


CALLISTUS (Saint) Bishop, Martyr (August 14) (6th century) A Bishop of Todi in Central Italy, distinguished for his zeal in repressing Arianism. In the fifth year of his Episcopate, having reproved the excesses of some noblemen of evil life, he was put to death by their servants (A.D. 528), and on that account honoured as a Martyr.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Callistus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 September 2012. Web. 23 January 2019. <>