Saint Pierius

Also known as

  • Pierio
  • The Younger Origen

Memorial

Profile

Priest. Wrote a number of treatises on philosophy and theology. Director of the Catechetical School of Alexandria, Egypt. Noted preacher and teacher and scholar praised by Eusebius of Caesarea and Saint Jerome.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Pierius“. Saints.SQPN.com. 3 November 2013. Web. 22 September 2014. <>