Book of Saints – Crescens, Dioscorides, Paul and Helladius


CRESCENS, DIOSCORIDES, PAUL and HELLADIUS (Saints) Martyrs (May 28) (3rd century) Zealous Roman Christians who, for preaching the Gospel, were scourged and afterwards burned to death (A.D. 244 about). The Saint Helladius, Bishop and Martyr, commemorated on the same or preceding day, appears to be other than the Saint Helladius here mentioned.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Crescens, Dioscorides, Paul and Helladius”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 October 2012. Web. 23 January 2022. <>