Blessed Jean of Caramola

Also known as

  • Giovanni of Caramola



Jean moved to Italy in 1300, which had been declared a Holy Year. Benedictine hermit in a cave on Mount Caramola, Basilicata, Italy. Cistercian lay-brother at the abbey of Santa Maria del Sagittario, Naples, Italy; he was so dedicated to a holy silence that most people thought he was a mute. Miracle worker.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Jean of Caramola“. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 September 2017. Web. 26 January 2022. <>