Book of Saints – Galation and Epistemis


(GALACTEON) (Saints) Martyrs (November 5) (3rd century) Galation already a Christian, a native of Phenicia, converted his wife Epistemis and baptised her during a persecution, after which each retired to a monastery; but before long were called upon to confess the Faith at Emessa, their native town, some time in the third century.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Galation and Epistemis”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 June 2013. Web. 28 September 2021. <>