Martyrs of Constantinople



A group of ten Catholic Christians who tried to defend an image of Jesus over the Brazen Gate of Constantinople from an attack by Iconoclasts during the persecutions of emperor Leo the Isaurian. The group of was seized by soldiers, condemned by judges for opposing the emperor, and martyred. The only details that have survived are three of their names



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Constantinople“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 November 2016. Web. 17 April 2021. <>