Saint Cyprian of Corinth

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During the persecution of Emperor Valerian he was arrested for his faith, tortured, and martyred with a group of fellow Christians.

Born

Died

  • thrown to wild animals
  • when they would not harm him, he was beheaded c.258 in Corinth, Greece

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cyprian of Corinth“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 March 2010. Web. 25 May 2015. <>