Book of Saints – Acathius


ACATHIUS (St.) M (May 8) (4th cent ) A Christian centurion in the Roman army, tortured and beheaded at Constantinople under Diocletian (A.D. 303). Constantine the Great built a noble church in his honour. He is the St. Agazio venerated at Squillace in Calabria.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Acathius”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 April 2012. Web. 5 May 2016. <>