Saint Nilammon

Also known as

  • Nilammone
  • Nilamon
  • Nillammon

Memorial

Profile

Hermit. His reputation caused him to be chosen bishop of Geris, Egypt; he was so reluctant to accept that he barricaded his door with stones. When the authorities and people insisted, he began to pray to be relieved to the burden, and died while in prayer.

Born

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Nilammon“. Saints.SQPN.com. 11 May 2014. Web. 21 October 2014. <>