Book of Saints – Martyrs of Persia – 22 April


(Saints) (April 22) (4th century) On April 22 the Roman Church commemorates the Passion of a vast number of Christians, massacred in Persia under King Sapor II on Good Friday, A.D. 380. Among them were Milles, Acepsimas, Mareas, Bicor and twenty other Bishops, about two hundred and fifty priests and deacons, and very many monks and nuns.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Martyrs of Persia”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 November 2014. Web. 24 July 2021. <>