Saint Barlaam

engraving of Saint Barlaam working to convert Saint Josaphat; the stone is emblematic of faith; 1680 by Russian artist, name unknown; swiped off Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Varlaam



Convert to Christianity in northern India. Hermit. Brought Saint Josaphat to the faith, and then returned to his life as a cave hermit.


MLA Citation

  • “Saint Barlaam“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 August 2012. Web. 29 November 2015. <>