Book of Saints – Maximus – 8 January


(Saint) Bishop (January 8) (6th century) A Bishop of Pavia in Lombardy. He died A.D. 511, and is honourably mentioned in the writings of Saint Ennodius and of Paul the Deacon. He took part in the Councils celebrated in Rome under Pope Symmachus. Another Saint Maximin, Bishop of Pavia in the third century, is also venerated as a Saint.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Maximus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 March 2015. Web. 3 April 2020. <>