Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Saint Marcian of Chalcis – Saint of the Day – November 2

Saint Marcian of Chalcis Biography

Saint Marcian of Chalcis Profile. Born: N/A in Syria, Asia. Worked in Syria. Died: 387 AD in N/A. Feast Day is celebrated on November 2.

The Memorial of Saint Marcian of Chalcis – Saint of the Day

St. Marcian of Chalcis Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth N/A
Country of Birth Syria in Asia
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Monks
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Syria
Date of Death 387 AD
Place of Death N/A
Feast Day November 2
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
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St. Marcian of Chalcis Biography

St. Marcian of Chalcis was born to a noble family and became a soldier, commander and a member of the imperial court. He left the earthly life to become a hermit at Chalcis near Antioch. His reputation for holiness attracted many students that he founded a monastery for them. It is said that when he wished to read at night, a light from heaven would shine down on him.

St. Marcian of Chalcis
St. Marcian of Chalcis