Saint Maruthas

Also known as

  • Apostle of Iran
  • Apostle of Persia

Memorial

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Bishop of Maiferkat, Mesopotamia. He reorganized the Church adminstration in Syria and Persia. Collected the stories (called the Passiones) of Syrian and Persian martyrs. Hymnist. Friend of Saint John Chrysostom.

Died

Canonized

Patronage

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Maruthas“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 November 2014. Web. 21 December 2014. <>