Saint Porfirio

Also known as

  • Porfyrius
  • Porfirio
  • Porphyry

Memorial

Profile

Imperial executioner who was so moved by the courage of the Christians he was murdering that he examined the faith and converted. Martyred with five companions during the persecutions of Emperor Septimius Severus.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Porfirio“. Saints.SQPN.com. 30 January 2014. Web. 21 December 2014. <>