Saint Acacius of Byzantium

Also known as

  • Acacius of Constantinople
  • Acato of Avila
  • Acathius
  • Achatius of Byzantium
  • Agathius of Byzantium
  • Agathus of Byzantium
  • Agazio (in Calabria)
  • Cuenca (in Spain)

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Christian centurian in the imperial Roman army stationed in Thrace. Tortured and executed in the persecutions of Diocletian. Several churches in Constantinople dedicated to him, including one dedicated by Constantine the Great. One of the Fourteen Holy Helpers.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Acacius of Byzantium“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 December 2014. Web. 29 December 2014. <>