Saints of the Day – Leontius of Caesarea, Bishop


Died 337. As bishop of Caesarea, Cappadocia, Saint Leontius was one of the fathers of the Council of Nicaea in 325. He is especially praised by Saint Athanasius and is described by the Greeks as “an angel of peace” (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 September 2021. Web. 5 December 2021. <>