Saint Calogerus the Anchorite

silver 18th century bust of Saint Calogerus the Anchorite, artist unknown; Cathedral Lipari, Aeolian Islands, Sicily; photographed on 25 May 2011 by Ji-It; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Calogero the Anchorite
  • Calogerus the Anchoret

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Fifth century evangelist on the island of Lipari, Italy. Lived his last 35 years as a hermit near Girgenti, Sicily. Noted exorcist.

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Died

  • c.486 of natural causes

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Calogerus the Anchorite“. Saints.SQPN.com. 13 December 2014. Web. 26 December 2014. <>