Soldier in the imperial Roman army in the reign of Emperor Licinius. Convert to Christianity, which led to his arrest. Released, he lived as a hermit near Nicomedia. Miracle worker. Had the gift of prophecy; foretold the destruction of Nicomedia by an earthquake in 358.
- “Saint Arsacius of Nicomedia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 July 2014. Web. 28 November 2014. <>