Bartholomew the Younger
|Saint Bartholomew the Younger, O.S.B.M.|
Rossano, Theme of Calabria, Byzantine Empire
Grottaferrata, County of Tusculum, Papal States
|Venerated in||Roman Catholic Church, Eastern Orthodox Churches|
|Major shrine||Abbey of Grottaferrata,
Batholomew was a disciple of Abbot Nilus the Younger, who founded the Basilian Abbey of Santa Maria in Grottaferrata in 1004. When he succeeded Nilus as abbot, he supervised the completion of the abbey, of which he is considered the second founder.
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