Saint Gorgonius of Nicomedia

statue of Saint Gorgon; date and artist unknown; Saint Gorgon Chapel, Montours, France; photographed on 2 October 2011 by GO69; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Gorgon



Soldier. Favourite and trusted servant in the court of Emperor Diocletian. Convert to Christianity. Tortured and martyred with a group of other Christians during the persecutions of Diocletian.



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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gorgonius of Nicomedia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 November 2012. Web. 7 October 2015. <>