Deacon in Jerusalem. Denounced the heretic Theodosius who had deposed Saint Juvenal as bishop of Jerusalem. Arrested, scourged and martyred for his support of orthodoxy and the decrees of the Council of Chalcedon.
- Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate
- Institute of Saint Clement I Pope and Martyr
- Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints
- Roman Martyrology
- “Saint Athanasius of Jerusalem“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 July 2013. Web. 6 December 2013. <>