Monday, June 1, 2020

Saint Maximus of Jerusalem – Saint of the Day – May 5

St. Maximus of Jerusalem Biography

St. Maximus of Jerusalem Profile. Born: unknown in Israel, Asia. Worked in Jerusalem. Died: 350 AD in Jerusalem. Feast Day is celebrated on May 5.


The Memorial of St. Maximus of Jerusalem – Saint of the Day

St. Maximus of Jerusalem 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


Country of Birth

Israel in Asia

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Saints who were Bishops



Place of Work


Date of Death

350 AD

Place of Death


Feast Day

May 5




Canonized by Pre-Congregation

Patron Saint of


Saint’s Biography

For confess his faith publicly Saint Maximus of Jerusalem was branded on the foot, blinded in one eye. Maximus was then sentenced to forced labor in the mines during the persecutions of Maximian Galerius. St. Maximus was crippled, but survived and was released during the reign of Constantine and ordained bishop of Jerusalem. Maximus died in 350 AD in Jerusalem of natural causes

Saint Maximus of Jerusalem
St. Maximus of Jerusalem