Saint Aetios of Amorium

Martyrs of AmoriumMemorial


Member of the Byzantine patrician class. General of the Anatolian division of the imperial army. One of the 42 Martyrs of Amorium who were captured by invading Muslims, imprisoned for seven years, and then murdered when they refused to convert to Islam. Martyr.




  • one of a large group of men (the head count varies) dressed as imperial Byzantine courtiers
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Aetios of Amorium“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 January 2021. Web. 23 June 2021. <>