St. Auxentius of Bithynia
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Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey

St. Auxentius of Bithynia

a hermit
monk on Mount Oxia near Constantinople
He was accused of heresy but was exonerated
at the Council of Chalcedon.
Afterward he returned to his hermitage atop
Mount Scopas, in Bithynia, not far from Chalcedon.
born circa AD 400 in Syria
died February 14,  473  on Mount Scopas in Bithynia
Feastday  February 14

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