Book of Saints – Zosimus and Athanasius

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(Saints) Martyrs (January 3) (4th century) Two victims of the persecution under Diocletian, about A.D. 303 in Cilicia (Asia Minor). The Greek Menologies relate how Zosimus, accused of being a Christian, succeeded in converting Athanasius, an officer of the Court of Justice, who then shared his fate.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Zosimus and Athanasius”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 December 2016. Web. 21 October 2020. <>