Bishop of Gangra, Paphlagonia (modern Çankiri, Turkey). Attended the Council of Nicea where he fiercely defended the divinity of Christ. When he returned home, he was martyred by a group of Novatian heretics who opposed his view.
- “Saint Hypatius of Gangra“. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 February 2016. Web. 22 October 2016. <>