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date: 24 February 2020

Honorius [St Honorius]locked

(d. 653)
  • William Hunt
  • , revised by N. P. Brooks


Honorius [St Honorius] (d. 653), archbishop of Canterbury, was, according to Bede, one of the 'disciples of St Gregory' sent to England in either 597 or 601 with the missionary groups under Augustine and Mellitus [see also Gregorian mission]. After the death of ...

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Bede, ed. and trans. B. Colgrave & R. A. B. Mynors, OMT (1969); repr. (1991)