Saints of the Day – Michael Pini, O.S.B., Camaldolese, Hermit

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Born in Florence, Italy, c.1445; died 1522. Michael was highly favored at the court of Lorenzo de’Medici before becoming a Camaldolese hermit in 1502. After his ordination to the priesthood, he was walled up in his hermitage where he remained until his death (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 October 2021. Web. 16 October 2021. <>