Saint Abraham of Persia

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Convert. Denounced for suspected treasonous collaboration with Roman authorities and Christianity in general, he was arrested in 339. Tried before King Shapur II, he was given the chance to save himself by denouncing his faith; he declined. Martyr.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Abraham of Persia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 29 November 2013. Web. 27 December 2014. <>