Saint Gorgonius of Nicomedia

statue of Saint Gorgon; date and artist unknown; Saint Gorgon Chapel, Montours, France; photographed on 2 October 2011 by GO69; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Gorgon

Memorial

Profile

Soldier. Favourite and trusted servant in the court of Emperor Diocletian. Convert to Christianity. Tortured and martyred with a group of other Christians during the persecutions of Diocletian.

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Gorgonius of Nicomedia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 November 2021. Web. 17 January 2022. <>