Married to Saint Crescentia of Lucania. Tutor of Saint Vitus; he and Crescentia converted the boy to Christianity. Vitus‘s pagan father had him arrested and scourged. Freed from prison by an angel, he travelled with Vitus and Crescentia to Lucania and Rome, Italy. Martyr.
- “Saint Modestus of Lucania“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 June 2013. Web. 30 May 2015. <>