Book of Saints – Mennas – 11 November


(Saint) (November 11) (6th century) A hermit, whose cell was situated near Benevento in the South of Italy. He led a life of prayer and penance, and in life as after death was looked upon by all as a Saint. Saint Gregory the Great, his contemporary, enlarges upon his virtues, his familiarity with God’s creatures and his wonderful insight into the hearts of those who had dealings with him. A solemn Translation of his Relics was celebrated in A.D. 1094.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Mennas”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 August 2015. Web. 17 February 2019. <>