Book of Saints – Nicholas of Flue

detail of an illustration of Saint Nicholas of FlueArticle

(Blessed) Hermit. (March 21) (15th century) A holy man in Switzerland who at the death of his wife retired to a hermit‘s cell and passed the last twenty years of his life in solitude. He died March 21, A.D. 1487, at the age of seventy, and many miracles were wrought at his tomb.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Nicholas of Flue”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 March 2016. Web. 5 August 2021. <>