Saint Barbatian of Ravenna



Fifth century priest at Antioch (in modern Turkey). While in Rome, Italy on a mission he was befriended by Empress Placidia Augusta who built a monastery for him at nearby Ravenna, Italy. He worked there are superior, and as a counselor to the throne.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Barbatian of Ravenna“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 August 2012. Web. 13 October 2015. <>