Book of Saints – Azarias


AZARIAS(Saint) (December 16) (6th century B.C.) One of the three youths cast into the fiery furnace by order of King Nabuchodonosor of Babylon. The officials gave him the name of Abednego. The relics of these three holy men are venerated in one of the Roman churches.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Azarius”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 August 2012. Web. 24 October 2020. <>