Saint Caprasius of Lérins

Saint Caprasius of LérinsAlso known as

  • Caprais
  • Caprasio

Memorial

Profile

Hermit in Provence and Lerins, France, and in Greece. Friend of Saint Honoratus of Arles and Saint Venantius. With Saint Honoratus, he founded a monastery at Lerins, and eventually served as its abbot.

Died

  • 430 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Caprasius of Lérins“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 May 2015. Web. 5 August 2015. <>