St. Adrian
Last Updated: Wed, 21 Nov 2012 11:35:28 +0000


Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor  Anatolia, Turkey

St. Adrian


also known as Hadrian
According to legend Adrian was a pagan
officer at the imperial court of Nicomedia.
Martyr
Died     4 March 306 Nicomedia
Honored in     
Roman Catholic Church
Eastern Orthodox Church
Major shrine     Argyropolis near Constantinople;
Geraardsbergen, Belgium
Church of St Adriano al Foro, Rome
Feast     8 September (Roman calendar)
       26 August (Greek calendar)
        1 December
Attributes     depicted armed, with an anvil in his hands or at his feet
Patronage     plague, epilepsy, arms dealers, butchers, guards, soldiers






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