Saint Alexander of Alexandria

[Saint Alexander of Alexandria]Also known as

  • Alessandro di Alessandria

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Known as a pious youth. Bishop of Alexandria, Egypt in 313. Worked against Arianism, and excommunicated Arius when he preached in the area around Alexandria. Key figure in the Council of Nicaea in 325. Patriarch of Alexandria. Doctor of the Church.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Alexander of Alexandria“. Saints.SQPN.com. 25 February 2014. Web. 17 April 2014. <>