Saint Bademus

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Wealthy Persian noble. Founded and led a monastery in Bethlapeta, Persia. He and seven of his monks were imprisoned for their faith during the lengthy persecution by King Sapor. Chained and regularly beaten for four months, he was murdered by Nersan, an apostate Persian prince who hacked him to death to prove his renunciation of Christianity.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Bademus“. Saints.SQPN.com. 6 March 2014. Web. 27 November 2014. <>