Book of Saints – Modestus – 24 February

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(Saint) Bishop (February 24) (5th century) The successor of Saint Miletus in the See of Treves (A.D. 486). He had a difficult task to perform in restoring the discipline and morals of his flock, which had been utterly disorganised by the incursions of the Pagan Franks. His zeal and success are subjects of admiration among contemporary historians. He passed away A.D. 489.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Modestus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 January 2016. Web. 2 December 2021. <>