Saint Domitian of Melitene

Saint Domitian of MeliteneAlso known as

  • Dometianus
  • Dometien

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Married. Noted scholar in literature, philosophy and Biblical studies. Widower. Monk. Bishop of Melitene, Armenia at age 30. Had a special ministry to the poor. Diplomat, sent by the Byzantine emperor to Persia to handle difficult negotiations. Corresponded with Saint Gregory the Great. Spiritual director of the emperor.

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Additional Information

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  • websites in nederlandse

  • MLA Citation

    • “Saint Domitian of Melitene“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 January 2017. Web. 21 January 2017. <>