Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Martyrs of Pontus, under Dioclesian

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Some were tortured with melted lead poured upon them, others with sharp reeds thrust under their nails, and such like inventions, several times repeated: at length they various ways completed their martyrdom.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Martyrs of Pontus, under Dioclesian”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 February 2013. Web. 16 April 2014. <>