Actor and musician. Convert. Ordered to sacrifice to idols during the persecutions of Diocletian, he confessed that he was a Christian. Tortured and executed. Marytr.
- bound hand and foot, then drowned c.305
- when his body washed up, it was hung in a tree and used by archers for target practice
- “Saint Philemon of Antinoë“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 March 2010. Web. 18 April 2015. <>