Saints of the Day – John of Ravenna, Bishop


Died 494. Saint John, bishop of Ravenna (452494), is said to have saved his flock from the fury of Attila the Hun and mitigated its sad lot when the city was taken by Theodoric, king of the Ostrogoths (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 September 2021. Web. 30 November 2021. <>