Ponticus

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Saint Ponticus
Martyr
Born c. 162 AD
Died c. 177 AD
Lyon, Gaul
Venerated in Roman Catholic Church
Canonized Pre-congregation

Ponticus was a fifteen-year-old[not in citation given] boy martyred in 177 AD during the persecution in Lyons with a group of other Christians, including Saint Pothinus and Saint Blandina. He is venerated by the Roman Catholic Church as a martyr.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "St. Pothinus - Saints & Angels - Catholic Online". Catholic.org. Retrieved 2015-02-28.