Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Hermes, Martyr


He suffered at Rome in the persecution of the emperor Adrian about the year 132. His tomb on the Salarian Way was ornamented by Pope Pelagius II and his name is famous in the ancient western Martyrologies.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Hermes, Martyr”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 August 2014. Web. 25 November 2015. <>