Blessed Tommaso of Costacciaro

detail of an antique Italian Blessed Tommaso of Costacciaro holy card, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial


After a visit to a Camaldolese hermitage in 1270, Tommaso was drawn to the monastic and eremetical life. Camaldolese monk in the abbey of Santa Maria in Sitria, Italy. Hermit on Monte Cucco in the Umbria region of Italy for over 60 years, living a life of utter poverty and denial in order to spend all his time in prayer and meditation.





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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Tommaso of Costacciaro“. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 March 2017. Web. 16 October 2021. <>