Book of Saints – Thraseas

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(Saint) Bishop Martyr (October 5) (2nd century) A Bishop of Eumenia in Phrygia, praised by contemporary Fathers as “a great light of the Church.” He appears to have suffered martyrdom at Smyrna about A.D. 170, but we have no further particulars.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Thraseas”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 October 2016. Web. 5 August 2021. <>