Saint Hilarion of Pelecete

Also known as

  • Ilarione

Memorial

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Eighth-century hegumen (abbot) of the Pelecete Abbey on Mount Olympus, Bithynia, Greece. Persecuted for defending the use of icons and fighting the iconoclasts.

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Hilarion of Pelecete“. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 March 2013. Web. 5 July 2015. <>