(July 12) (Saints) Martyrs (1st century) Saint Hermagoras was a disciple of Saint Mark the Evangelist, who appointed him First Bishop of Aquileia near Venice. He, with his deacon Fortunatus, was beheaded under Nero (A.D. 64-68), having become conspicuous for healing the sick, preaching the Gospel and making converts to Christianity.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Hermagoras and Fortunatus”. , 1921. Saints.SQPN.com. 2 September 2013. Web. 31 August 2014. <>