Saints of the Day – Martyrs of Raithu


Died c.510. A large number of hermits who lived in the desert of Raithu near the Red Sea were massacred by savages from Ethiopia or by the Saracens (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 September 2021. Web. 30 November 2021. <>