Saint Macarius of Antioch

Also known as

  • Macarius of Ghent
  • Macarius of Armenia
  • Macaire of….
  • Macario of….

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Bishop of Antioch, Pisidia. Archbishop of Constantinople. Captured by Saracens, but escaped. He then resigned his see to become a pilgrim through Palestine, Epirus, Dalmatia, Bavaria, and other western areas, finally settling with the Benedictine monks of Saint Bavo Abbey in Ghent, Belgium. Miracle worker.

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  • “Saint Macarius of Antioch“. Saints.SQPN.com. 15 September 2013. Web. 12 July 2014. <>