Saint John Sergius

Also known as

  • John of Mar Sabas

Memorial

Profile

Monk at the eremetical abbey (a laura) of Saint Sabas’ near Jerusalem. Martyred with 20 other monks in an Arab anti-Christian raid during which many others were injured but escaped; one of them, named Stephen, wrote a poem in honour of the group known as the Martyrs of Mar Sabas.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint John Sergius“. Saints.SQPN.com. 19 March 2013. Web. 21 December 2014. <>