St. Marcarius of Jerusalem
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Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey


St. Marcarius of Jerusalem


Bishop of Jerusalem
He was present at the Council of Nicaea in 325
About 325 he accompanied Saint Helena,
the mother of Constantine I in her
successful search at Jerusalem for the True Cross.
Major shrine  Relics of Saint Macarius,
             including his skull, are located in
            Saint Anthony's Chapel,  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Died     ca. 335
Feast     March 10
Attributes     Bishop






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