Saint Marcellian

Also known as

  • Marcellianus

Memorial

Profile

Son of Saint Tranquillinus of Rome who raised him a pagan before his own conversion. Twin brother of Saint Mark. Convert to Christianity. May have been a deacon. Imprisoned for his faith during the persecutions of Maximian Herculeus. Visited in prison by Saint Sebastian who encouraged him not to give in. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Marcellian“. Saints.SQPN.com. 24 November 2014. Web. 28 December 2014. <>