Book of Saints – Proterius

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(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.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Proterius”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 February 2017. Web. 26 June 2017. <>