Book of Saints – Maximian – 21 February

Saint Maximian of RavennaArticle

(Saint) Bishop (February 21) (6th century) A Bishop of Ravenna, consecrated by Pope Vigilius (A.D. 546). He built many churches in that city, including the magnificent Basilica of Saint Vitalis, which he consecrated in the presence of the Emperor Justinian and his Empress Theodora. He died about A.D. 556.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Maximian”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 December 2014. Web. 19 February 2019. <>