(Saints) Martyrs (December 4) (8th century) Four officers of the Court of Leo the Armenian, one of the Iconoclast Emperors of Constantinople. For their defence of the Catholic belief in the veneration due to Sacred Pictures, they were thrown into prison and put to the torture. Under it Theophanes expired; the other three survived to give themselves up to the service of God in a monastery.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Theophanes and Others”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 December 2016. Web. 17 January 2017. <>