Book of Saints – Torpes

detail of an Italian holy card of Saint Torpes of Pisa by Bertoni, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiArticle

(Saint) Martyr (April 29) (1st century) A Christian of Pisa, an early convert made by the Apostles. He suffered martyrdom under Nero, probably about A.D. 65. But the legends we have about him are very unreliable.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Torpes”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2017. Web. 24 March 2019. <>