Martyr Anna and many other men and women who suffered in Persia

Saint Anna suffered for Christ in Persia with St Nerses the bishop and his disciple Joseph; Bishops John, Saverius, Isaac and Hypatius; 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 Anna and many other men and women also underwent torture, suffering and death for Christ.