Book of Saints – Godric


(Saint) Hermit (May 21) (12th century) A native of Norfolk, who, after having passed some years in trade, resolved upon embracing a higher life. He made several pilgrimages, and finally settled in a hermitage in the neighbourhood of Durham. Almighty God favoured him with the power of working miracles and with other supernatural gifts. He died A.D. 1170, and is the Title Saint of many churches.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Godric”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 July 2013. Web. 9 July 2020. <>