Book of Saints – Polychronius – 17 February

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(Saint) Bishop, Martyr (February 17) (3rd century) A Persian or Syrian Martyr of the persecution under Decius (A.D. 250). He is described as a Bishop of Babylon and seems to have suffered after falling as a prisoner into the hands of the Roman Emperor during the latter’s expedition in the East.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Polychronius”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 November 2016. Web. 23 January 2019. <>