Saint Arsenius of Latro



An admiral in the imperial fleet. Shipwrecked in a violent storm, he learned that he benefitted from living as a hermit. Rescued, he returned to life as a mountain hermit. Monk near Miletus, Caria (in modern Turkey). Miracle worker.


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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Arsenius of Latro”. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 December 2010. Web. 28 November 2015. <>