Book of Saints – Callinicus


CALLINICUS (Saint) Martyr (July 29) (3rd century) A Christian who, at Gangrae, the chief town of Paphlagonia in Asia Minor, after having been scourged and put to the torture, was burned to death for the Faith. The precise date is unknown, but Metaphrastes gives full details of his martyrdom, and he is in great honour in the Eastern Church.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Callinicus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 September 2012. Web. 23 January 2019. <>