Book of Saints – Anatolius

Saint Anatolius of AlexandriaArticle

(Saint) Bishop (July 3) (3rd century) A native of Alexandria in Egypt, he early acquired a great reputation for eloquence, learning and virtue. Chosen (A.D. 269) to succeed his friend Saint Eusebius at Laodicea in Syria, he survived till the eve of the persecution under Diocletian, which broke out in the last decade of the third century. He was the author of some theological treatises commended by Saint Jerome, together with other works.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Anatolius”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 July 2012. Web. 21 February 2019. <>