Saint Anthusa of Seleucia

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Wealthy third-century lay woman in Seleucia, Asia Minor. Convert to Christianity, baptized by Saint Athanasius of Tarsus. Driven out of Seleucia due to her faith, she lived as a desert hermitess for 23 years.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Anthusa of Seleucia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 August 2012. Web. 25 May 2015. <>