- Also known as
- 17 August
Preached to the animals in the fields; they gathered around to hear the good news, and a lion stayed with him as a protector.
The lion accompanied him when he was examined in the persecutions of Aurelian.
c.275 in Cappadocia
relics translated to Langres, France in the 8th century
- Gallery of images of Saint Mamas
- Additional Information
Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate
Our Sunday Visitor's Encyclopedia of Saints, by Matthew Bunson, Margaret Bunson, and Stephen Bunson
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