Educated in Jerusalem. Monk. Hermit. Priest. Noted for his learning and Bible scholarship. Worked with Saint Jerome and Saint Cyril of Alexandria. Wrote a commentary on the entire Bible, but only small parts have survived; some sermons have also come down to us.
- c.450 of natural causes
- “Saint Hesychius of Jerusalem“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 March 2012. Web. 29 May 2015. <>