Saint Arsacius of Nicomedia

Also known as

  • Ursacius

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Profile

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.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Arsacius of Nicomedia”. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 June 2012. Web. 20 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-arsacius-of-nicomedia/>