Martyrs of Samosata

Memorial

Profile

Seven martyrs crucified in 297 in Samosata (an area of modern Turkey) for refusing to perform a pagan rite in celebration of the victory of Emperor Maximian over the Persians. They are

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Samosata“. Saints.SQPN.com. 8 December 2013. Web. 16 September 2014. <>