Saint Silvanus of Gaza

Memorial

Profile

Bishop of Gaza. Branded and sentenced to forced labour with 39 of his clergy by command of Caesar Galerius Maximian during the persecutions of Diocletian. Martyred with 39 fellow Christians.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Silvanus of Gaza“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 May 2014. Web. 1 October 2014. <>