Book of Saints – Anthimus – 11 May


ANTHIMUS (Saint) Martyr (May 11) (4th century) A priest at Rome, who is said to have converted the Pagan husband of the Christian matron Lucina, well known for her charity to her imprisoned fellow-Christians. Saint Anthimus, thrown into the Tiber but miraculously rescued by an angel, was afterwards retaken and beheaded (A.D. 303).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Anthimus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 July 2012. Web. 30 November 2015. <>