New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed Aegidius of Assisi


(Giles of Assisi) Died 1262. Companion of Saint Francis. Assigned to the hermitage of Fabriano, he there led a life of contemplation. His wisdom led many to consult him; his “Sayings” have had many editions. Feast, 23 April.

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Aegidius of Assisi”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 July 2012. Web. 24 March 2019. <>