- Jakob Intercisus
Military officer and courtier to King Jezdigerd I. During Jezdigerd’s persecution of Christians, James apostacized. Following Jezdigerd’s death, he was contacted by family members who had never renounced their faith. James experienced a crisis of faith and conscience, and openly expressed his faith to the new king Bahram. He was condemned, tortured and martyred.
- Beth Laphat, Persia
- “Saint James Intercisus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 November 2015. Web. 8 February 2016. <>