20 March 2022 (MIA)
Macedonian Orthodox Church Calendar
The Seven Hieromartyrs of Cherson
Basil, Ephraim, Eugene, Elpidius, Agathodorus, Aetherius and Capito. They were all bishops in Cherson at different times, and all suffered from unbelievers (only Aetherius died peacefully), either Jews or Greeks from Scythia. They were all tortured and suffered for the sake of their Lord.
Born in 1270 in Ugod, Hungary. Married Katarina, daughter of Amadey Aba on 1301. After the three years, the spouses decided to go in two Dominican monasteries, located near Buda. They became monks. Mauritius died in 1336.