Book of Saints – Abraham


ABRAHAM (ABRAAMIUS) (St.) Bp. M (Feb. 5) (4th cent.) Bishop of Abela in Assyria, a place famous for the victory there of Alexander the Great over the Persians. St. Abraham was put to death (a.d. 348) by the persecuting King Sapor II. ABRAHAM (ABRAAMES) (St.) Bp. (Feb. 14) (5th cent.) A famous Solitary of Mount Lebanon, who, as Bishop of Carrhes (Charan), showed himself a zealous pastor of souls and, later, did much work useful to the Church at the Court of the Emperor Theodosius the Younger. He died at Constantinople, a.d. 422.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Abraham”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 April 2012. Web. 22 June 2021. <>