Book of Saints – Ammon and Others

main article for Saint Ammon of HeracleaArticle

(Saints) Martyrs (September 3) (4th century) Ammon, a deacon, was put to death under the Emperor Licinius (A.D. 313) at Heraclea in Thrace, together with forty young women whom he had converted to Christianity. The executioners did Saint Ammon to death by placing a red-hot helmet on his head. These Martyrs are especially honoured in the Greek Church, but have had from ancient times a commemoration also in the West.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Ammon and Others”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 June 2012. Web. 7 May 2021. <>