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Saint Mesrop the Teacher – Saint of the Day – February 17

Saint Mesrop the Teacher Biography

Saint Mesrop the Teacher Profile. Born: 362 AD in Armenia, Asia. Worked in Armenia. Died: 17 February 440 in Armenia. Feast Day is celebrated on February 17.

Saint of the Day

St. Mesrop the Teacher Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death

Date of Birth

362 AD

Country of Birth

Armenia in Asia

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Saints who were Monks



Place of Work


Date of Death

17 February 440

Place of Death


Feast Day

February 17


Beatified by N/A


Canonized by Pre-Congregation

Patron Saint of


St. Mesrop the Teacher Biography

St. Mesrop the Teacher was a soldier who retired from the military to become a hermit, preacher and a monk. He worked with Saint Isaac the great in the formation of the Armenian church. Later he was a missionary to Georgia and Armenia. He organized schools and the translation of the Bible into Armenian translating the New Testament by himself.

St. Mesrop the Teacher
St. Mesrop the Teacher

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