Martyrs of Gaza

Memorial

Profile

A group of Christian soldiers who were captured by Saracens invading the area of Gaza in Palestine. When the men continued to profess their Christianity, they were executed. We know the names of some of the martyrs

  • Himerius
  • John (2 of them)
  • Kallinikos (Callinoco)
  • Paul
  • Peter
  • Stephen
  • Theodore (2 of them)

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Gaza“. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 October 2014. Web. 18 August 2017. <>