Saint Dorotheus of Tyre

Also known as

  • Doroteo

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Priest, scholar, and author at Tyre, Lebanon. Driven into exile during the persecutions of Diocletian, but later returned. Bishop of Tyre. Attended the Council of Nicaea in 325. Driven into exile at Odyssopolis, Thrace by Julian the Apostate. There the 107 year old priest was arrested, beaten, and murdered for his faith. Martyr.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Dorotheus of Tyre“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 May 2014. Web. 28 December 2014. <>