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.
- “Saint Glisente of Brescia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 August 2016. Web. 25 October 2016. <>