Converted to Christianity in his old age, he brought many others to the faith. Arrested, tortured and executed in the persecutions of Diocletian and governor Lysias. Martyr.
- Cilicia, Asia Minor (modern Çukurova region of Turkey)
- beheaded in 290 in Anzarba, Cilicia, Asia Minor (modern Çukurova region of Turkey)
- body left to feed wild animals as an example to others
- “Saint Marinus of Anzarba“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 October 2016. Web. 24 April 2017. <>