Jul 05

Saint Athanasius of Jerusalem

July 5th V century

Athanasius (Masculino)
Other saints
Other saints named Athanasius
in Jerusalén, in current Israel
July 5th
Commemoration of Saint Athanasius of Jerusalem, Deacon of the Church of the Holy resurrection and martyr, who was atrociously tormented by the heretic monk Theodosius by reproaching him their wickedness and having defended the Council of Chalcedon against those who challenged him (451/452). Roman martyrology