(Saint) Hermit. (October 9) (5th century) A Spanish Saint who entered a Benedictine monastery in France, hut later lived as a hermit in the neighbourhood of Lourdes, not far from which place of pilgrimage the church of Saint Savin may still be seen. He was idolised by the poor folk of the vicinity, who had found in him their counsellor and helper in their every need. The precise year of the death of Saint Savin is unknown.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Savin”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 October 2016. Web. 21 February 2017. <>