Saint Diomedes of Tarsus

detail of a 19th century fresco of Saint Diomedes of Tarsus, Hilandar Monastery, Mount Athos, Greece, artist unknown; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Diomedes of Nicaea
  • Diomedes of Tars
  • Diomede…

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Physician at Constantinople. Lay evangelist. Martyred in the persecutions of Diocletian.

Born

  • Tarsus, Cilicia

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Diomedes of Tarsus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 April 2020. Web. 27 January 2022. <>