Saint Romanus of Subiaco

detail of an Italiano holy card of Saint Romanus of Subiaco, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Monk and then abbot near Subiaco, Italy. Friend of Saint Benedict of Nursia, and supported him during his time as a cave hermit. Built a monastery in the vicinity of modern Auxerre, France.

Died

  • c.560 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Romanus of Subiaco“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 May 2015. Web. 4 September 2015. <>