Book of Saints – Argeus, Narcissus and Marcellinus


ARGEUS, NARCISSUS and MARCELLINUS (Saints) Martyrs (January 2) (4th century) Three brothers who suffered martyrdom at Tomis in Pontus (on the Black Sea), under the Emperor Licinius, who obliged all his soldiers to offer sacrifice to the gods. Because of their refusal, the three brothers were put to death (A.D. 320). Argaeus and Narcissus were beheaded and Marcellinus was cast into the sea.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Argeus, Narcissus and Marcellinus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 July 2012. Web. 23 January 2019. <>