(Saint) Bishop Martyr (March 13) (9th century) A Patriarch of Constantinople who sacrificed himself in defence of the practice of the veneration of pictures and statues during the persecution under the Emperor Leo the Armenian. He died in exile in the fifteenth year of his banishment, A.D. 828.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Nicephorus”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 March 2016. Web. 16 January 2017. <>