Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Suranus, Abbot in Umbria


He gave all things, even the herbs out of his garden, to the poor. He was martyred by the Lombards in the seventh century, and his relics were famed for miracles.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Suranus, Abbot in Umbria”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 January 2013. Web. 2 December 2020. <>