St Mark (Biographical details)

St Mark (biblical figure; saint/martyr; Male)

Also known as

St Mark; St Mark the Evangelist; Evangelist; Mark; John Mark; Mark, John


Christian saint and New Testament figure; Evangelist; companion of St Paul (q.v.) and St Barnabas (q.v.). Supposed founder of Alexandria, and buried in Venice in 829; symbol: the lion.