Saint Glisente of Brescia

Memorial

Profile

Soldier in the army of Blessed Charlemagne. Following the battle of Mortirolo, Glisente retired from military life to live as a hermit on Mount Berzo near Brescia, Italy, and evangelize the valley region around it. Known for his zeal for the faith and his love of animals.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Glisente of Brescia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 August 2016. Web. 6 December 2016. <>