Fandom

Religion Wiki

Philetus

34,278pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Saints Philetus, Lydia, Macedo, Theoprepius (Theoprepides), Amphilochius and Cronidas
Martyrs
Died ~121 AD, Illyria
Venerated in Roman Catholic Church; Eastern Orthodox Church
Feast March 27; March 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)

Saint Philetus (d. 121 AD), is along with Saints Lydia, Macedo(n), Theoprepius (Theoprepides), Amphilochius and Cronidas (Cronides), venerated as a Christian martyr. According to the Roman Martyrology, they were martyred in Illyria during the reign of Hadrian. The Martyrology also states that Philetus was a senator, that Lydia was his wife, Macedo and Theoprepius their sons, Amphilochius a captain, and Cronidas a notary.

Their Acta are considered unreliable.[1]

References

External links

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki