→108-124 (3rd) Persection of Christians under Emperor Trajan and continuing under Emperor Hadrian.
*121 ''c.'' [[Lydia the Martyr]], with her husband Philetus and sons Macedonius and Theoprepius, [[March 23]].
*130 ''c.'' Death of [[Apostle Quadratus]], of the Seventy [[September 21]]; [[Papias of Heriopolis|Papias]], Bp. of Heriopolis and apostolic father.
*135 ''Romans build temple of Aphrodite over the site of the [[Holy
Sepulcher]] in Jerusalem.
*138 [[Telephorus of Rome|Telephorus]], Bp. of Rome, the only 2nd-century pope who's martyrdom is historically verifiable.
*150 ''"Shepherd of Hermas" written.