Book of Saints – Leonidas


(Saint) Martyr (April 22) (3rd century) The father of the celebrated Origen, and himself a distinguished Christian philosopher. He suffered Martyrdom for the Faith at Alexandria in Egypt under the Emperor, Septimius Severus (A.D. 302).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Leonidas”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 November 2014. Web. 18 January 2019. <>