Saint Deusdedit of Montecassino

Also known as

  • Deodato
  • Diodato

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Benedictine monk in the abbey of Monte Cassino, Italy. Abbot of Monte Cassino in 828. Noted for his generosity and almsgiving. Imprisoned by the Prince of Benevento, Italy, who tried to extort money from him but killed him in the process. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Deusdedit of Montecassino“. Saints.SQPN.com. 8 October 2013. Web. 16 April 2014. <>