Saint Probus of Side

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Tried and tortured for the crime of Christianity in Tarsus, Mopsuestia and Anazarbus in Cilicia during the persecutions of Galerius and Diocletian; local Christians at each town made records of the examinations and abuse. Martyr.

Born

  • Side, Pamphylia

Died

  • beheaded in 304 in the amphitheatre of Anazarbus, Cilicia
  • bodies were left for animals to destroy, but local Christians recovered and buried them

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Probus of Side“. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 October 2013. Web. 1 October 2014. <>