Saint Theodore of Cyrene

Memorial

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Scribe and manuscript copyist. Bishop of Cyrene, Libya. Arrested in the persecutions of Diocletian. Theodore was ordered to surrender his copies of the Scriptures; when he refused he was scourged, his tongue was cut out, and he was executed. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Theodore of Cyrene“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 July 2013. Web. 16 September 2014. <>