Martyrs of Samosata

Memorial

Profile

Seven martyrs crucified in 297 in Samosata (an area of modern Turkey) for refusing to perform a pagan rite in celebration of the victory of Emperor Maximian over the Persians. They are

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Samosata“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 November 2009. Web. 31 March 2015. <>