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Two texts stand out as the orthodox accounts of the martyrdom of Cyprian, Bishop of Carthage. The first is The Life and Passion of Cyprian, written by Cyprian’s deacon, Pontius. The other is Acts of…

Date: 258 CE
Type of Persecution: Decapitation
Nature of Conflict: Romans against Christians
Participants: Cyprian, Galerius Maximus, Valerian, Gallienus, Julian, Donatus, Julian the Deacon, Julian the Presbyter, Donatus, Macrobius Candidianus

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There is little known about Felix of Thibiuca, and there is only one martyrdom account, The Acts of Saint Felix Bishop and Martyr. According to this account, Diocletian issued an edict that forced all…

Date: 303 CE
Type of Persecution: Decapitation
Nature of Conflict: Romans against Christians
Participants: Felix of Thibiuca, Magnilianus, Aper, Cyril, Vitalis, Vincentius Celsinus, Anulinus
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