Saint Hermes of Heraclea

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Cleric at Heraclea near Constantinople. Arrested and abused with other Christians by the authorities who demanded the location of sacred texts so they could be burned. The group refused to say where they had hidden their copies of the Scriptures, and were executed. Martyr A copy of the court proceedings against the group has survived to today.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Hermes of Heraclea“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 August 2013. Web. 12 July 2014. <>