Saint Ammon of Alexandria

Memorial

Profile

Imperial Roman soldier assigned to guard a group of Egyptian Christians who were imprisoned for their faith in the persecutions of Decius. During their trial, Ammon encouraged the prisoners not to apostatize. Arrested as a Christian and executed. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Ammon of Alexandria“. Saints.SQPN.com. 19 December 2013. Web. 19 April 2014. <>