Book of Saints – John the Dwarf


(Saint) Hermit (September 15) (5th century) One of the most celebrated of the Egyptian Solitaries. Many remarkable happenings in his life of penance and prayer are recorded in the well-known volume entitled the “Lives of the Fathers of the Desert.”

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “John the Dwarf”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 October 2013. Web. 20 April 2019. <>