Saints of the Day – Glaphyra


Died c.324. Saint Glaphyra, a female slave in the service of Emperor Licinius’s wife Constantia, fled to Bishop Saint Basileus, in order to safeguard her chastity. She was recaptured and condemned to death, but died on the way to martyrdom (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 September 2021. Web. 4 December 2021. <>