Saint Nicephorus of Corinth

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During the persecutions of Valerian, Anectus was arrested for his faith, tortured, and martyred with a group of fellow Christians.

Born

Died

  • thrown to wild animals
  • when they would not harm him, he was beheaded c.258

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Nicephorus of Corinth”. Saints.SQPN.com. March 2012. Web. 31 October 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-nicephorus-of-corinth/>