Saint Elias of Phunon

Memorial

Profile

Bishop in Egypt. Sentenced to forced labour in a rock quarry and martyred in the persecution of Diocletian. Noted for celebrating Mass in prison.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Elias of Phunon“. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 November 2012. Web. 28 May 2015. <>