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

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Anectus of Caesarea“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 July 2012. Web. 5 May 2015. <>