Saint Isidore the Egyptian

Also known as

  • Isidore of Alexandria

Memorial

Profile

Desert hermit. Priest in charge of a Alexandria pilgrims hospice. Opposed Arianism, supported Saint Athanasius, and was persecuted by Arians. Friend of Saint John Chrysostom.

Born

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Isidore the Egyptian“. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 January 2013. Web. 7 July 2015. <>