Jan 30

Saint Barsimeus of Edessa

January 30th III century

Barsimeus (Masculino)
January 30th
In Edessa in Osroene (today Turkey), saint Barsimeus, Bishop, who in the time of Emperor Decius was whipped by his faith in Christ, but terminated the persecution and released from prison, he devoted the rest of his life to rule with total delivery the Church which had entrusted (s. III). Roman martyrology