StJohn Cassian.Wiki

St. John Cassian was an Eastern monk, fluent in Latin and Greek, who traveled to Rome on a diplomatic mission, then founded a monastery in Gaul which brought Eastern monasticism to the West. His writing influenced St. Benedict, whose Rule for community living shaped the monastic movement in Catholicism. (Wikipedia)

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