Saint Chionia of Thessalonica

Also known as

  • Cionia

Memorial

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Sister of Saint Agape and Saint Irene. Convicted of possessing the Scriptures despite a prohibition issued in 303 by Emperor Diocletian. She was ordered to sacrifice to pagan gods; she refused. Martyr.

Born

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Chionia of Thessalonica“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 March 2014. Web. 19 September 2014. <>