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Feastday: December 10

Death: 720


Benedictine abbot. A native of Savoy, France, he entered the Benedictines and embarked upon a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Upon his return, he embraced the life of a hermit, living near Farfa, Italy. Thomas is also credited with restoring Farfa Abbey.


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