Saint Ammon of Alexandria

Also known as

  • Ammone

Memorial

Profile

Imperial Roman soldier assigned to guard a group of Egyptian Christians who were imprisoned for their faith in the persecutions of Decius. During their trial, Ammon encouraged the prisoners not to apostatize. Arrested as a Christian and executed. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Ammon of Alexandria“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 August 2012. Web. 25 April 2015. <>