Saint Antoninus of Syria

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Stonemason in predominently pagan Aribazus, Syria. He denounced their non-Christian practices of neighbors, and became a hermit for two years. He then returned to his village and destroyed the pagan idols there. He afterwards moved to Apamea, Syria where he built a church. Martyr.

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Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Antoninus of Syria”. Saints.SQPN.com. 15 August 2010. Web. 11 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-antoninus-of-syria/>