Saint Dionysius of Corinth

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During the persecution of Emperor Valerian he was arrested for his faith, tortured, and martyred with a group of fellow Christians.

Born

Died

  • thrown to wild animals
  • when they would not harm him, he was beheaded c.258 in Corinth, Greece

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Dionysius of Corinth“. Saints.SQPN.com. 9 March 2013. Web. 2 August 2014. <>