Saint Marcellus of Apamea

Also known as

  • Marcel
  • Marcello

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Civil magistrate noted for his honesty, justice and mercy. Chosen bishop of Apamea, Syria in the late 4th century. Murdered by pagans for enforcing the 385 decree of emperor Theodosius for the destruction of idols. Martyr.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Marcellus of Apamea“. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 November 2014. Web. 19 November 2017. <>