Saint Gordian the Judge

statue of Saint Gordianus; c.1780 by Konrad Hegenauer; Church of Saints Gordian und Epimachus, Merazhofen, Stadt Leutkirch im Allgäu, Landkreis Ravensburg, Germany; photographed in May 2009 by Andreas Praefcke; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Gordian of Rome
  • Gordianus…



Roman judge. Adult convert to Christianity. Tortured and martyred by order of the Roman prefect Apronianus during the persecutions of Julian the Apostate.



MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gordian the Judge“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 May 2017. Web. 17 October 2021. <>