Saint Benigno of Malcestine

detail of an Italian holy card of Saint Benigno of Malcestine by Bertoni, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Bénigne

Memorial

Profile

Augustinian hermit in the Malcesine area on the shore of Lake Garda near Verona, Italy c.800. Known for his piety, deep prayer life and wisdom, he was a much sought spiritual director.

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Benigno of Malcestine“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 July 2016. Web. 20 September 2017. <>