Lives of Illustrious Men – Vigilius the deacon

Article

Vigilius the deacon composed a Rule for monks, which is accustomed to be read in the monastery for the profit of the assembled monks. It is written in condensed and clear language and covers the whole range of monastic duties.

MLA Citation

  • Saint Jerome. “”. Lives of Illustrious Men, with the Authors whom Gennadius Added after the Death of the Blessed Jerome, translated by Ernest Cushing Richardson. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 November 2014. Web. 18 November 2017. <>