Book of Saints – Antiochus and Cyricus


ANTIOCHUS and CYRIACUS (Saints) Martyr (July 11) (3rd century) Antiochus, a Christian physician of Sebaste in Armenia, brother of the Martyr, Saint Plato, was decapitated for his religion under a governor named Hadrian, towards the end of the third century. On seeing milk in place of blood miraculously flowing from the severed head of the Martyr, Cyriacus, the executioner, was converted to Christianity, and forthwith made to share the fate of the victim.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Antiochus and Cyricus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 July 2012. Web. 19 January 2019. <>