Five Things to Know About St. Hermas
He is mentioned only once in the Bible. (Romans 16:14)
He is listed with a small cluster of people including St. Asyncritus and St. Phelgon.
He was living in Rome when Paul sent his letter to the Christians of Rome:
To all the beloved of God in Rome, called to be holy ... - Romans 1:7a
He may very well have attended the House Church of Sts. Prisca & Aquila:
Greet Prisca and Aquila. Greet also the church at their house. - Romans 16:3a, 5a
When Paul arrived in Rome as a prisoner, Hermas may have been one of those who greeted him: