(Saint) Martyr (August 21) (3rd century) An Egyptian Christian who, coming as a pilgrim to Rome during the reign of either Decius or Valerian, that is, in some year between A.D. 250 and A.D. 260, was arrested in a neighbouring town on account of his religion, and expired in the dungeon into which he was thrown.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Paternus”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 August 2016. Web. 25 March 2017. <>