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Martyrs of Gaza

Memorial

Profile

Three brothers, Eusebius, Nestulus and Zeno, who were seized, dragged through the street, beaten and murdered by a pagan mob celebrating the renunciation of Christianity by Julian the Apostate. Martyrs.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Gaza“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 September 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>

Martyrs of Rome

Memorial

Profile

The wife and sons of Saint Eustachius who were martyred together in the persecutions of Hadrian.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Rome“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 September 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>

Martyrs of Constantinople

Memorial

Profile

A priest and two bishops who were imprisoned, tortured and martyred for the defense of icons in the iconoclast persecutions of emperor Leo the Isaurian.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Constantinople“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 September 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>

Martyrs of Alexandria

Memorial

Profile

A group of Christians martyred in the persecutions of Diocletian. We know little more than their names

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Alexandria“. Saints.SQPN.com. 10 September 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>

Martyrs of Africa

Memorial

Profile

There were thousands of Christians exiled, tortured and martyred in the late 5th century by the Arian King Hunneric. Six of them, all bishops, are remembered today; however, we really know nothing about them except their names and their deaths for the faith.

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Africa“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 September 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>

Martyrs of Nicomedia

Memorial

Profile

A group of 80 Christians, lay and clergy, martyred together in the persecutions of Valens. We know little more than the names of three of them

Died

  • locked on a boat which was then set on fire on the shore of Nicomedia, Bithynia (in modern Turkey) c.370

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Nicomedia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 September 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>

Martyrs of Porto Romano

Memorial

Profile

A group of Christians martyred together in the persecutions of Marcus Aurelius. We know little more than their names

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Porto Romano“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 September 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>

Martyrs of Seoul

Memorial

Profile

A group of Christian lay people martyred together in the persecutions in Korea.

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Seoul“. Saints.SQPN.com. 2 September 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>

Martyrs of Nagasaki

Memorial

Profile

A group of priests and clerics, native and foreign, murdered together in the anti-Christian persecutions in Japan.

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to this Cause, contact
       Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Japan
       2-10-10 Shiomi Koto-ku
       Tokyo 135-8585, JAPAN
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Nagasaki“. Saints.SQPN.com. 2 September 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>