Saint Paternus of Vannes

Saint Patern of VannesAlso known as

  • Paternus the Elder
  • Paterno….
  • Patern….
  • Pern….

Memorial

Profile

Fifth-century bishop of Vannes in Brittany (in modern France). Late in life he retired from his see to spend his final years as a hermit.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Paternus of Vannes“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 May 2015. Web. 4 September 2015. <>