Saint Melas of Rhinocolura – Saint of the Day – January 16

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St. Melas of Rhinocolura Biography

St. Melas of Rhinocolura Profile. Born: N/A in Egypt, Africa. Worked in Egypt. Died: 385 AD in Egypt. Feast Day is celebrated on January 16.


The Memorial of St. Melas of Rhinocolura – Saint of the Day

St. Melas of Rhinocolura 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 Bishops
Profession Bishop
Place of Work Egypt
Date of Death 385 AD
Place of Death Egypt
Feast Day January 16
Canonized by Pre congregation


Saint’s Biography

Saint Melas was the bishop of Rhinocolura on the Mediterranean Sea near the boundary between Egypt and Palestine. He was imprisoned and tortured by Arian heretics.

Saint Melas of Rhinocolura
St. Melas of Rhinocolura

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