How did Polycarp of Smyrna die?
Likewise, people ask, how was Polycarp killed?
According to the Martyrdom of Polycarp, he died a martyr, bound and burned at the stake, then stabbed when the fire failed to consume his body.
Additionally, what is Polycarp known for? Early Christian Bishop and Martyr Polycarp (60-155 CE), also known as Saint Polycarp, was a Christian bishop of Smyrna, the modern city of Izmir in Turkey. Polycarp's letter has been used by scholars to identify Paul as the probable writer of those books.
Hereof, what year did Polycarp die?
February 23, 155 AD
Where is Polycarp buried?