Saint Hesychius of Jerusalem

Memorial

Profile

Educated in Jerusalem. Monk. Hermit. Priest. Noted for his learning and Bible scholarship. Worked with Saint Jerome and Saint Cyril of Alexandria. Wrote a commentary on the entire Bible, but only small parts have survived; some sermons have also come down to us.

Born

Died

  • c.450 of natural causes

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Hesychius of Jerusalem“. Saints.SQPN.com. 25 April 2014. Web. 22 July 2014. <>