Saint Nonnus of Edessa


Also known as

  • Nennos
  • Ninos
  • Nono
  • Nonnos

Memorial

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Deacon. Monk at the monastery of Tabenna in upper Egypt. Bishop of Edessa, Mesopotamia. Attended the Council of Chalcedon in 451. It was through his prayers that Saint Pelagia the Penitent was converted to Christianity.

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Nonnus of Edessa“. Saints.SQPN.com. 8 October 2013. Web. 24 July 2014. <>