Saint Theophilus of Antioch

Also known as

  • Teofilo

Memorial

Profile

Convert, brought to the faith through scripture reading. Zealous apologist, both by speaking and by writing, opposing heretics who preached against orthodox Christianity. Bishop of Antioch in 169.

Born

  • 2nd century in the vicinity of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers

Died

  • c.184 in Antioch of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Theophilus of Antioch“. Saints.SQPN.com. 13 October 2013. Web. 16 September 2014. <>