Saint Ananias of Arbela

Also known as

  • Ananias of Erbel
  • Ananio of…

Memorial

Profile

Imprisoned, tortured and martyred in the persecutions of king Shapur II.

Died

  • scourged and left for dead on the side of the road in 345 in Arbela, Persia (in modern Iran)
  • found by local Christians and taken home where he he died the next day from his injuries

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Ananias of Arbela“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 November 2015. Web. 22 July 2017. <>