Book of Saints – Martyrs of Constantinople – 8 February


(February 8) (5th century) The community of monks of the monastery of Saint Dius at Constantinople, in whose choir by their Rule the Psalmody was continuous by night as by day. At the time of the Acacian Schism they remained faithful to the Holy See, and in consequence many of them were cast into prison and others put to death (A.D. 485). They have always been numbered among the Martyrs to the truths of the Faith.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Martyrs of Constantinople”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 October 2012. Web. 23 January 2022. <>