Saint Anthimos of Nicomedia – Saint of the Day – April 24

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St. Anthimos of Nicomedia Biography

St. Anthimos of Nicomedia Profile. Born: unknown in Turkey, Europe. Worked in Turkey. Died: 303 in Turkey. Feast Day is celebrated on April 24.

The Memorial of St. Anthimos of Nicomedia – Saint of the Day

St. Anthimos of Nicomedia 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 unknown
Country of Birth Turkey in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Priests
Profession Bishop
Place of Work Turkey
Date of Death 303
Place of Death Turkey
Feast Day April 24
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
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Saint Anthimos of Nicomedia
St. Anthimos of Nicomedia

Saint’s Biography

Saint Anthimos was bishop of Nicomedia in the late 200s in Turkey. he was killed during the persecutions of Diocletian for refusing to sacrifice to idols. The persecution of Christians during Emperor Diocletian began in 303 and was strong.


He was brought to the emperor, Diocletian who ordered the bishop subjected to severe torture and then beheaded with swords. Bishop
Anthimos glorified God with his last breath and received the martyr’s crown. 

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