Saint David of Thessalonica

19th century Orthodox icon of Saint David of Thessalonica, artist unknownAlso known as

  • David the Dendrite
  • David the Tree-Dweller

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From his youth, David was known for his contamplative, prayerful personal piety. Hermit outside Thessalonica for 70 years, including three years living in an almond tree.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint David of Thessalonica“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 June 2017. Web. 21 September 2017. <>