Saint Macarius of Armenia

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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.

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Macarius of Armenia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 3 September 2014. Web. 21 October 2014. <>