Book of Saints – George Limniotes


(Saint) Martyr (August 24) (8th century) A holy hermit of Mount Olympus in Asia Minor, who had reached the age (it is said) of ninety-five, when, on account of his zealous opposition to the Iconoclasts, he suffered death, or, as others have it, was only maimed by the orders of the Emperor, Leo the Isaurian (A.D. 730 about).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “George Limniotes”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 July 2013. Web. 21 January 2019. <>