Book of Saints – Phocas – 14 July

detail of a German Saint Phocas the Gardener holy card, date and artist unknownArticle

(Saint) Bishop, Martyr (July 14) (2nd century) A Bishop of Sinope on the Black Sea who was put to the torture and to death under Trajan, early in the second century. He was famous for the working of miracles. In the thirteenth century his Relics were translated to Vienne in France.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Phocas”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 May 2017. Web. 15 February 2019. <>