Absalon of Caesarea

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Absalon of Caesarea
Died Caesarea
Honored in
Christian church
Feast March 2

Absalon of Caesarea is a saint and martyr.

He is reported as having been martyred at Caesarea, a companion of bishop Lucius.

His feast day is celebrated on March 2.[1]

Recent studies have concluded that the location of his martyrdom may be in error.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Dominican Martyrology: March". The Martyrology of the Sacred Order of Friars Preachers. Retrieved 12 March 2011. 
  • Holweck, F. G. A Biographical Dictionary of the Saints. St. Louis, MO: B. Herder Book Co. 1924.