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Feastday: February 13

Patron of vows and treaty agreements

Death: 259


Roman martyr of Greek parentage. An official in the Roman provincial govern≠ment in the East, he was put to death in Armenia during the persecution launched by Emperor Valerian. His Acts are extant, as recorded by Metaphrastes, and are well known for their beauty and poignancy. Polyeuctusí martyrdom was the subject of a play by Pierce Corneille in the seventeenth century.


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