Psote

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Saint Psote, Bishop of Ebsay
Martyr
Born Egypt
Died 300
Antinoe, Egypt
Venerated in Coptic Orthodox Church

Psote (died 300), also known as Bisada, Besada, Abashadi, Abassadius, or Beshada, was a bishop of Ebsay in Upper Egypt. He was martyred by beheading at Antinoe.

His feast day is observed on December 23 in the Coptic Church or on December 21 in some other churches.[1]

References

  • Holweck, F. G. A Biographical Dictionary of the Saints. St. Louis, MO: B. Herder Book Co. 1924.
  1. ^ (in French) Nominis : Saint Psoté


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