Book of Saints – Paul – 17 March

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(Saint) Martyr (March 17) (8th century) A Catholic, burned at the stake by the Iconoclasts (A.D. 762), either at Constantinople, or, as recent research has shown, more probably in the Island of Cyprus. Saint John Damascene (or the Author of the Life of Saint Stephen, the Younger) makes mention of this Saint Paul as one whose example and courage gave heart to the Constantinopolitan Martyrs of the period.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Paul”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 August 2016. Web. 26 October 2016. <>