Hieromartyr Pancratius the Bishop of Taormina in Sicily

The Hieromartyrs Pancratius, Marcellus and Philagrius were disciples of the holy Apostle Peter and were made bishops by him: Saint Marcellus, of Sicily; Philagrius, of Cyprus, and Pancratius, of Taormina. They were put to death for spreading the faith of Christ among the pagans.