Nuttall Encyclopaedia – Seven Sleepers


Seven noble youths of Ephesus who, to escape the persecution of Decius, fled into a cave, where they fell asleep and woke up at the end of two centuries.

MLA Citation

  • James Wood. “Seven Sleepers”. The Nuttall Encyclopaedia, 1907. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 July 2014. Web. 21 April 2021. <>