The Holy Martyr Nicander
(March 15)

He was an Egyptian. His skin was first flayed from him and then he was beheaded for his faith in Christ. His crime was that, as a doctor, he had helped the Christian martyrs and buried their bodies. He suf-fered with honour in the year 302.

* From "The Prologue from Ochrid", by Bishop Nikolai Velimirovic - Lazarica Press - Birmingham 1985
Four Book Edition - Translated by Mother Maria - Dates based on old church calendar.
Please see our calendar for conversion between old and new calendar dates.


[More Saints on March 15 | More Saints in March]


Return to Serbian Orthodox Church - Home


Copyright © 1999-2000 All Rights Reserved.