St. Mesrop

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 02/19


Memorial
    19 February

Profile
    Worked with Saint Isaac the Great in the formation of the Armenian Church. Civil servant. Missionary to Armenia and Georgia. Developed the alphabet for writing Armenian. Organized schools and a translation of the Bible into Armenian, translating the New Testament himself.

Born
    c.345

Died
    439 at Valarshapar

Canonized
    Pre-Congregation



All information used with permission of the Patron Saint Index.


 
 

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