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|Polycarp of Smyrna was a Christian bishop of Smyrna (now İzmir in Turkey) in the second century. He died a martyr when he was stabbed after an attempt to burn him at the stake failed. Polycarp is recognized as a saint in both the Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox churches.|
Letters to Polycarp
Works about Polycarp
- Martyrdom of Polycarp (2nd or 3rd century)
- “Polycarp,” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911
- “St. Polycarp,” in Catholic Encyclopedia, 1913.