Anastasius of Antioch (martyr)

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Saint Anastasius
Martyr
Died 302
Antioch
Honored in
Roman Catholic Church Eastern Orthodox Church
Canonized Pre-Congregation
Feast

9 January Roman Catholic

8 January Eastern Orthodox

Anastasius was a Christian convert who suffered martyrdom with Anthony, Julian, Celsus and Marcionilla, during the persecutions of Diocletian.[1]

Anastasius is one of the 140 Colonnade saints which adorn St. Peter's Square.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Saint Anastasius Patron Saint Index