Saint Jeremias of Cilicia – Saint of the Day – February 16

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Saint Jeremias of Cilicia Biography

Saint Jeremias of Cilicia Profile. Born: N/A in Egypt, Africa. Worked in Palestine. Died: 309 AD in Palestine. Feast Day is celebrated on February 16.

The Memorial of Saint Jeremias of Cilicia – Saint of the Day

St. Jeremias of Cilicia 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 Egypt in Africa
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Palestine
Date of Death 309 AD
Place of Death Palestine
Feast Day February 16
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pre-Congregation
Patron Saint of N/A


St. Jeremias of Cilicia was Evangelizing to Christians who were been condemned to work in the Cilicia mines during the persecutions of Galerius Maximianus and Maximin Daza. When he was noted, he was arrested, tortured and murdered under the order of Governor Firmilian. He was also known as Jeremy.

St. Jeremias of Cilicia
St. Jeremias of Cilicia

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