Saint Fantinus of San Mercurius

Also known as

  • Fantinus of Calabria
  • Fantinus the Younger
  • Fantino….

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Profile

Monk in Calabria, Italy. Manuscript copyist. Known for his severely ascetic life style, and for receiving visions of heaven and hell. Abbot of San Mercurius Abbey, a monastery that was destroyed by invading Saracens when Fantinus was an old man.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Fantinus of San Mercurius“. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 July 2012. Web. 28 July 2015. <>