Saint Peter Balsam

Martyrdom of Saint Peter BalsamAlso known as

  • Peter Apselamus
  • Peter Balsamus
  • Pietro Apselamo

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Arrested for his faith in the persecutions of Maximinus. Tried by Severus, governor of Eleutheropolis; the transcript of their dialogue was famous in early Christian literature. Martyr.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Peter Balsam“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 January 2017. Web. 23 October 2017. <>