Saint Cyprian

Memorial

Profile

Fifth century bishop in North Africa. In 484, Cyprian, Saint Felix, and 5,000 assorted unnamed parishioners were driven into the Libyan desert by the Arian Vandal King Hunneric. There they were tortured and martyred for their orthodox faith. Their story was recorded by Victor of Utica.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cyprian“. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 October 2013. Web. 18 September 2014. <>