Born to the Persian noblity. He converted to Christianity in his youth. He later refused to apostacize, was stripped of his rank and title by King Varannes, and busted to army camel-driver. When he continued to cling to his faith, he was executed. Martyr.
- “Saint Hormisdas of Persia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 August 2013. Web. 25 November 2015. <>