Saint Baradates of Cyrrhus

Also known as

  • Baradatas
  • Baradatus

Memorial

Profile

Hermit in a tiny shack in Cyrrhus, Syria; he wore animal skins, lived on whatever came to hand, and spent every possible moment in prayer. Emperor Leo I of Constantinople wrote to Baradates for his thoughts on the Council of Chalcedon in 451.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Baradates of Cyrrhus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 February 2010. Web. 26 April 2015. <>