Saint Maximilian of Thebeste

Also known as

  • Maximilian of Tebessa
  • Maximilian of Theveste

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Son of a Roman army veteran. Conscientious objector – when drafted into the Roman army, he refused to serve on the grounds that his faith prohibited it. Martyred for this stand.

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Readings

My army is the army of God, and I cannot fight for this world. - Saint Maximilian

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Maximilian of Thebeste“. Saints.SQPN.com. 26 April 2014. Web. 22 October 2014. <>