Saint Luke the Deacon

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Deacon for and martyred with Bishop Silvanus of Emesa, Phoenicia. Martyred in the persecutions of Maximian.

Died

  • thrown to wild animals c.311 in Emesa, Phoenicia (modern Homs, Syria)

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Luke the Deacon“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 February 2017. Web. 29 January 2022. <>