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Feastday: April 22
Patron of pipodius is the patron saint of bachelors, victims of betrayal and of torture
Death: 178

Martyr and missionary, a companion of St. Caius. Little is known of the background of either Alexander or Caius. They were active in Apamea, Phrygia, a center of the Montanist heresy. Preaching there, the two were martyred during the reign of Emperor Marcus Aurelius.


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