Saint Anthimos of Nicomedia

Saint Anthimos of NicomediaAlso known as

  • Anthime
  • Anthimus
  • Antimo
  • Antimus
  • Antym

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Profile

Bishop of Nicomedia. Martyred in the persecutions of Diocletian for refusing to sacrfice to idols.

Died

  • beheaded in 303 in Nicomedia, Bithynia (modern Izmit, Turkey)
  • basilica erected over his tomb by Justinian

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Anthimos of Nicomedia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 April 2017. Web. 28 May 2017. <>