Jan 17

Saint Julián Saba

January 17th IV century Anacoreta

In the region of Osroene (today in Turkey), commemoration of Saint Julian, ascetic, called by his countrymen "Sabas" or old, who, although he detested the crashing of the city environment, temporarily left his beloved solitude to confuse the followers of the Arian heresy (c. 377) in Antioquia.