(Saint) Bishop, Martyr (February 28) (6th century) A Patriarch of Alexandria, ordained priest by Saint Cyril. He replaced in the See of Alexandria the heretic Dioscurus, and did his utmost to combat the plots of the Eutychians who were leading his flock astray. They, however, succeeded in murdering him on Good Friday, A.D. 557. Saint Proterius is greatly venerated in the East.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Proterius”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 February 2017. Web. 23 March 2017. <>