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Feastday: April 25
Patron of Cobblers
Death: 1st century

Bishop and aide of St. Mark. In the apocryphal Acts of Mark, Anianus is described as the second bishop of Alexandria, Egypt. Mark states that Anianus was originally a shoemaker. Other lists refer to Anianus as a noble who was consecrated by Mark and named to succeed him.


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