Martyrs of Cilicia

Martyrs of CiliciaMemorial


A group of Christians who ministered to other Christians who were condemned to work the mines of Cilicia in the persecutions of Maximus. They were arrested, tortured and martryed by order of the governor Firmilian.

The group also includes the three known have been sentenced to the mines

and those who were exposed as Christians as a result of these murders


  • 309 in Cilicia, Asia Minor (in modern Turkey)


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Cilicia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 May 2020. Web. 25 January 2021. <>