Saint Agathius the Martyr

Memorial

Profile

One of a group of eight missionaries who worked in eastern Egypt. They were sufficiently successful that they were arrested and murdered for being “disturbers of public order”; only Agathius’s name has come down to us. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Agathius the Martyr”. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 May 2012. Web. 3 July 2015. <http://catholicsaints.info/saint-agathius-the-martyr/>