Book of Saints – Pambo

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(Saint) Abbot (September 6) (4th century) A disciple of Saint Antony and one of the most celebrated of the Fathers of the Egyptian Desert. Among the many who had recourse to him for spiritual counsel were Saint Melania and the great Saint Athanasius himself. A.D. 385 is probably the date of the death of Saint Pambo.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Pambo”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 June 2016. Web. 29 July 2021. <>