Saint Marcellinus of Embrun

Also known as

  • Marcellinus of Ambrun
  • Marcelino….
  • MarcellĂ­ d’Ambrun

Memorial

Profile

Priest. Missionary to the Dauphiné area of France and Switzerland in the early 4th century. First Bishop of Embrun, France, consecrated by Saint Eusebius of Vercelli. When the Arian heresy arrived in his area, Marcellinus was forced to flee into the mountains and care for his diocese from exile.

Born

  • North Africa

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Marcellinus of Embrun“. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 March 2014. Web. 1 October 2014. <>