Saint Chrysogonus

painting of Saint Chrysogonus, c.1450 by Michele Giambono; San Treviso, Venice, Italy; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Crisogono
  • Grisogono

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Priest. Functionary of the vicarius Urbis. Christian teacher of Saint Anastasia of Sirmium, the daughter of the Roman noble Praetextatus. Thrown into prison during the persecution of Diocletian, he comforted Anastasia by his letters. Martyred under Diocletian.

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Chrysogonus“. Saints.SQPN.com. 18 December 2014. Web. 27 December 2014. <>