Saint Antipas of Pergamon

detail of a fresco of Saint Antipas being martyred; date unknown, artist unknown; Rousanu; photographed by Erud; swiped off Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Antipas of Pergamum
  • Antipas of Pérgamo
  • Antipas of Pergamus
  • Antipa of….

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Spiritual student of Saint John the Apostle. Bishop of Pergamum during the persecutions of emperor Domitian. Martyr. Mentioned in the canonical Book of Revelations.

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I know that you live where Satan’s throne is, and yet you hold fast to my name and have not denied your faith in me, not even in the days of Antipas, my faithful witness, who was martyred among you, where Satan lives. - Revelations 2:13

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Antipas of Pergamon“. Saints.SQPN.com. 17 December 2014. Web. 25 December 2014. <>