June 7 – Daniel of Scetis; Meriadoc of Vannes

Daniel of Scetis (V cent.) was a monk under Arsenios the Great (May 8), and then abbot himself for 40 years. He then “retired to the desert,” which I will assume means he lived as a hermit somewhere sere (as if Scetis isn’t sere in its own right). I’m guessing he wasn’t drawing a pension.… Continue reading June 7 – Daniel of Scetis; Meriadoc of Vannes