Saint Sarbelius

Also known as

  • Sharbel

Memorial

Profile

Brother of Saint Barbea. Pagan high priest at Edessa, Mesopotamia. Convert to Christianity. Tortured with red-hot irons, and martyred in the persecutions of Emperor Trajan.

Died

  • 101 at Edessa, Mesopotamia

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Sarbelius“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 August 2012. Web. 6 July 2015. <>