Book of Saints – Nicander

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(Saint) Martyr (March 15) (4th century) An Egyptian Martyr at the beginning of the fourth century under Diocletian. He had previously distinguished himself by his charity in ministering to his brethren in prison and by his diligence in collecting and honourably interring the remains of those who had died for Christ. He was, according to custom, put to frightful torture before being beheaded.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Nicander”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 March 2016. Web. 17 February 2019. <>