St. Simeon

(St. Simeon Stylites the Younger)

521–597

Hermit who lived for many years on the top of a pillar, practicing penance.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
The Saint Who Stood on a Pillar  in  Old Time Tales  by  Lawton B. Evans
Saint on the Pillar  in  The Book of Saints and Heroes  by  Mrs. Lang


Image Links


'The delusion of the Saint.'
 in The Book of Saints and Heroes