Sunday, August 18, 2019

Saint Polyeuctus of Melitene – Saint of the Day – January 7

St. Polyeuctus of Melitene Biography

St. Polyeuctus of Melitene Profile. Born: N/A in Armenia, Europe. Worked in Rome. Died: 250 AD in Melitene, Armenia. Feast Day is celebrated on January 7.

 

The Memorial of St. Polyeuctus of Melitene – Saint of the Day

St. Polyeuctus of Melitene Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth N/A
Country of Birth Armenia of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Officer
Place of Work Rome
Date of Death 250 AD
Place of Death Melitene, Armenia
Feast Day January 7
Beatification  
Canonization Canonized by Pre congregation
Patron Saint of  

 

Saint’s Biography

Saint Polyeuctus of Melitene was beheaded in Armenia for his Christian faith while still a Catechumen. He was arrested and asked to sacrifice to the pagan gods, which he refused.

Saint Polyeuctus of Melitene
St. Polyeuctus of Melitene