Nicanor the Deacon

Nicanor (/nˈknər/; Greek: Nικάνωρ, romanizedNikánōr) was one of the Seven Deacons.[1] He was martyred in 76.

Saint Nicanor
Nicanor the Deacon by Fedor Zubov (1685, Smolensky cathedral of Novodevichiy convent).jpg
Martyr
BornThessaloniki, Greece
Died76
Cyprus
Venerated inEastern Orthodox Church
Roman Catholic Church
Feast28 December

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Saint Nicanor the Deacon CatholicSaints.Info