Book of Saints – Eata


EATA (Saint) Bishop (October 26) (7th century) A disciple of Saint Aidan, and himself master of Saint Cuthbert at Melrose. Afterwards, he was by Saint Theodore consecrated first Bishop of Hexham, and for a time of Lindisfarne. ” A most reverend man, and of all men the most meek and simple.” He died at Hexham, A.D. 685.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Eata”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 November 2012. Web. 21 April 2019. <>