Saint Paul the Simple

Saint Paul the SimpleMemorial

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Farmer. Upon the discovery of his wife’s adultery, Paul became a desert hermit. Spiritual student of Saint Anthony the Abbot. Given the title The Simple for his simple and humble acceptance of the teachings. Received visions, and known as a miracle worker.

Died

  • c.339 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

Readings

I cannot help the boy, for I have not received power over the Prince of the demons. Paul the Simple, however, does have this gift. Saint Anthony the Abbot

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Paul the Simple“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 March 2019. Web. 18 March 2019. <>