Saint Agathopus the Deacon

Also known as

  • Agathopus of Thessalonica
  • Agathopedes
  • Agatopodo

Memorial

Profile

Deacon. Marytred with Saint Theodulus during the persecution of Maximinian Herculius for refusing to surrender holy books.

Died

  • drowned in the sea with a stone around his neck in 303 in Thessalonica

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Agathopus the Deacon“. Saints.SQPN.com. 14 March 2014. Web. 28 August 2014. <>