Book of Saints – Martyrs of Ephesus


MARTYRS OF EPHESUS (January 12) (8th century) Forty-two monks of blameless lives, zealous opponents of the Iconoclasts, on which account their monastery at Ephesus was burned down, and they themselves put to torture and death by the persecuting Emperor Constantine Copronymus, about A.D. 762.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Martyrs of Ephesus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 January 2013. Web. 25 November 2020. <>