Saint Benedict of Campagna

Also known as

  • Benedict the Hermit
  • Benedict of Campania

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Benedictine hermit in the Campagna region of Italy. Friend of Saint Benedict of Nursia. Captured by Totila the Goth, he was thrown in a fire to die; he stayed in the flames until the next day when he miraculously emerged unharmed.

Died

  • c.550 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Benedict of Campagna“. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 March 2012. Web. 24 May 2015. <>