Saint Damaris of Athens

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One of the people who heard Saint Paul the Apostle speak at the Areopagus in Athens, Greece (Acts 17:34). Convert, the first Athenian to come to the faith. Married to Saint Dionysius the Areopagite.

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Some of the people became followers of Paul and believed. Among them was Dionysius, a member of the Areopagus, also a woman named Damaris, and a number of others. – Acts 17:42

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Damaris of Athens“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 October 2017. Web. 21 November 2017. <>