St. Alexander Akimetes
Last Updated: Wed, 21 Nov 2012 12:12:07 +0000

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

St. Alexander Akimetes

Hermit and founder of religious houses
He was born in Asia Minor
and studied in Constantinople
Founded monasteries in Mesopotamia,
Constantinople and Gomon.
Missionary to Antioch, but with no success
Died: 403
Feastday February 23

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