Martyrs of Persia

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Group of Persian priests and clerical assistants martyred together during the persecutions of Shapur II. Only the five of their names and none of their history has survived

  • Acindynus
  • Anempodistus
  • Aphthonius
  • Elpidephorus
  • Pegasius
  • Born

    Died

    Canonized

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    MLA Citation

    • “Martyrs of Persia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 2 November 2013. Web. 23 September 2014. <>