Saint Anectus of Caesarea

Memorial

Profile

Loudly encouraged Christians to not abandon their faith during the persecutions of Diocletian. Overthrew pagan idols; legend says he simply prayed near them and they collapsed. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Anectus of Caesarea“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 June 2015. Web. 28 July 2015. <>