Saint Quintus the Thaumaturge

Also known as

  • Quintus the Confessor
  • Quintus of Phrygia
  • Quinto….

Memorial

Profile

Raised a Christian. Immigrated to Aeolis in Asia Minor, and developed a ministry of serving the poor. Arrested and tortured for refusing to made sacrifice to pagan idols during the persecutions of Marcus Aurelius; his ability to work miracles had drawn the attention of the anti-Christian authorities. When he was released, his wounds were instantly healed and he immediately returned to caring for the local poor.

Born

  • Phrygia (in modern Turkey)

Died

  • c.283 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Quintus the Thaumaturge“. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 February 2014. Web. 2 October 2014. <>