Saint Barbatian of Ravenna



Fifth century priest at Antioch (in modern Turkey). While in Rome, Italy on a mission he was befriended by Empress Placidia Augusta who built a monastery for him at nearby Ravenna, Italy. He worked there are superior, and as a counselor to the throne.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Barbatian of Ravenna“. 30 December 2013. Web. 6 March 2015. <>