Tuesday, August 4, 2020

St Alexander of Pydna Biography – Feast Day: March 14 – Saint of the Day

St Alexander of Pydna Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Alexander of Pydna, Priest was born on Unknown in Greece, Europe. Worked in Macedonia (in modern Greece). Died: 305 AD in Macedonia. Feast Day is celebrated on March 14.
The Feast of St Alexander of Pydna РSaint of the Day Biography 

St Alexander of Pydna, Priest Profile

Date of Birth Unknown
Country of Birth Greece of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Priests who became Saints
Profession Priest
Place of Work Macedonia (in modern Greece)
Date of Death 305 AD
Place of Death Macedonia
Feast Day March 14
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
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St Alexander Biography

He was also Known as:

  • Alessandro
  • Alexandros

St Alexander of Pydna was a priest in Pydna Macedonia (in modern Greece). He was martyred by Maximian Galerius for publicly refusing to sacrifice to idols.

Today’s St Alexander Quote:

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St Alexander’s Death

He was beheaded on 305 in Macedonia. A fresh spring of water poured from the place where his execution occurred. Alexander was buried in Thessalonica His skull was taken to the Great Lavra on Mount Athos in the mid-10th-century.

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