Priest. With Saint Eugene, he was scourged and exiled into the Arabian desert for his faith. When they were strong enough, the two returned to preach the faith some more. Martyred in the persecutions of Julian the Apostate.
- Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate
- Den katolske kirke
- Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints
- “Saint Macarius of Arabia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 December 2012. Web. 5 May 2016. <>