Forty Martyrs of Armenia

Orthodox icon of the Forty Martyrs of Sebaste, author unknown, late 19th centuryAlso known as

  • Forty Armenian Martyrs
  • Forty Martyrs of Christ
  • Forty Martyrs of Sebaste

Memorial

Profile

Forty Christian soldiers of the Thunderstruck Legion of the Imperial Roman army who were tortured and murdered for their faith during the persecutions of Emperor Licinius.

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Forty Martyrs of Armenia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 March 2019. Web. 26 March 2019. <>