Hieromartyr Hypatius the Bishop of Persia

Saint Hypatius the bishop suffered for Christ in Persia with St Nerses and his disciple Joseph; bishops John, Saverius, and Isaac; the martyrs Azades the Eunuch, Savonius, Thekla, Anna and many other men and women. They were executed in 343 during a persecution against Christians under the emperor Sapor II.

St Hypatius was put to death by stoning..