Apostle Hermas of the Seventy

Saint Hermas was one of the Seventy Apostles, and served as bishop in the city of Philippoplis where he died a martyr.

Saint Hermas is also commemorated on November 5 together with Saints Patrobas, Linus, Gaius, Philologus. They preached the Gospel in various cities, each enduring various hardships in their service as bishops.