Saint Cassian of Tangiers


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Court stenographer at the trial of Saint Marcellus the Centurion at Tangiers. When Marcellus was condemned to death, Cassian announced his own faith, and denounced the penalty. He was immediately arrested and killed. Martyr. Mentioned in a hymn by Saint Prudentius.

Died

  • 298 in Tangiers (in modern Morocco)

Canonized

Patronage

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cassian of Tangiers“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 December 2013. Web. 20 August 2014. <>