Baring-Gould’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Patiens, Bishop


(about A.D. 152)

[Roman Martyrology; Martyrologies of Cologne, of Rabanus, Notker, etc. His life is traditional.]

Saint Patiens is said to have been a disciple of Saint John the Evangelist, and to have been sent by him into Gaul. He settled at Metz, where he became the fourth Bishop.

MLA Citation

  • Sabine Baring-Gould. “Saint Patiens, Bishop”. Lives of the Saints, 1897. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 January 2014. Web. 23 January 2019. <>