Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Abdjesus, or Hebedjesus, Bishop and Martyr


The Greek Menology commemorates this holy bishop of Cascar, in Chaldæa, on the 16th of May, on which day he suffered martyrdom under King Isdegerdes, with sixteen priests, nine deacons, six monks, and seven virgins.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Abdjesus, or Hebedjesus, Bishop and Martyr”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 May 2013. Web. 18 May 2021. <>