Book of Saints – Porphyrius – 4 May

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(Saint) Martyr (May 4) (3rd century) A priest who preached to the Pagans in Umbria (Central Italy), and who baptised the better known Martyr Saint Venantius. He was seized and beheaded (A.D. 250) in the persecution under the Emperor Decius.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Porphyrius”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 December 2016. Web. 2 December 2020. <>