Book of Saints – Julian – 16 March

Saint Julian of TarsusArticle

(Saint) Martyr (March 16) (4th century) A Christian of senatorial rank of Anarzabum in Cilicia, where he was on account of his religion arrested under Diocletian (A.D. 302, about), and put to the torture, to be finally taken to the coast, sewn up in a sack, half-filled with scorpions and vipers, and cast into the sea. His relics, recovered by the Christians, were enshrined at Antioch, where Saint John Chrysostom delivered a discourse in his praise.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Julian”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 November 2013. Web. 24 March 2018. <>