Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Prior, Hermit


He was a native of Egypt, and one of the first disciples of Saint Antony. He died towards the end of the fourth century, and was about one hundred years of age.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Prior, Hermit”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 June 2013. Web. 22 September 2021. <>