Book of Saints – Anastasius the Sinaite

ANASTASIUS THE SINAITE (Saint) (April 21) (7th century) An Anchorite in Palestine, author of several ascetical works of considerable value. He took part on the Catholic side in the controversies of his time, and at Alexandria engaged successfully in public disputations with the Eutychian heretics. He is styled “The Sinaite” from his having inhabited a hermitage on Mount Sinai, where he died about A.D. 678.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Anastasius the Sinaite”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 June 2012. Web. 24 October 2021. <>