Book of Saints – Zosimus – 4 April

detail of a fresco of Saint Zosimus of Palestine meeting Saint Mary of Egypt; c.1325, Assisi, ItalyArticle

(Saint) (April 4) (5th century) A Palestinian Anchorite who lived upon the banks of the Jordan and is said to have attained the age of one hundred vears. To him we owe the Relation of the marvellous life of Saint Mary of Egypt, the famous penitent.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Zosimus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 April 2017. Web. 21 November 2019. <>