Saint Ephysius of Sardinia

detail of a statue of Saint Ephysius of Sardinia; date unknown, artist unknown; Cagliari, Sardinia; photographed in April 2008 by Giova81; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Ephysius of Cagliari
  • Efisio of….
  • Efeso of….
  • Ephise of….
  • Ephysus of….

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In Rome, Italy, Ephysius gained the favour of emperor Diocletian who made him governor of the island of Sardinia. Convert to Christianity. Diocletian then had him stripped of office, tortured and murdered. Martyr.

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  • “Saint Ephysius of Sardinia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 December 2014. Web. 22 December 2014. <>