One of a group of Christian soldiers in the 2nd century imperial Roman army of Trajan, stationed in Gaul. Ordered to sacrifice to pagan gods, he refused and was transferred to Armenia. Ordered again to sacrifice to pagan gods, he refused again. Martyr.
- Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate
- Catholic Online
- Our Sunday Visitor’s Encyclopedia of Saints
- “Saint Macarius of Armenia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 September 2013. Web. 30 July 2014. <>