Saint John Cirita

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Benedictine monk. Hermit in Galacia, Spain. Monk at Toronca, Portugal, which he helped turn into a Cistercian monastery. Wrote the Rule of the Knights of Avis.

Born

Died

  • c.1164 of natural causes

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint John Cirita“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 December 2013. Web. 2 December 2021. <>