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Saint Mark
Cenotaph

Saint Mark

Birth
Death 68
Cenotaph Venice, Città Metropolitana di Venezia, Veneto, Italy
Memorial ID 6022 · View Source
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Patron saint of Venice. This is a cenotaph: the body,that had been stolen by Venetians in Alexandria (Egypt) during the Crusades, was given back to the Coptic Church of Egypts by Pope Paul VI and is now in the St. Mark Church in Alexandria.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 30 Jul 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6022
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Saint Mark (unknown–68), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6022, citing Basilica Cattedrale Patriarcale di San Marco, Venice, Città Metropolitana di Venezia, Veneto, Italy ; Maintained by Find A Grave .