Saint Mark

Also known as

  • Marcus

Memorial

Profile

Son of Saint Tranquillinus of Rome who raised him a pagan before his own conversion. Twin brother of Saint Marcellian. Convert to Christianity. May have been a deacon. Imprisoned for his faith during the persecutions of Maximian Herculeus. Visited in prison by Saint Sebastian who encouraged him not to give in. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Mark“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 June 2013. Web. 27 May 2015. <>