Saint Magnus of Cuneo

statue of Saint Magnus of the Theban Legion, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Magnus of the Theban Legion
  • Magnus of Fabreteria Vetere
  • Magno of…

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One of the soldiers in the Theban Legion who survived their massacre. He fled to the mountains of the Piedmont region, and became an evangelist. When his reputation for holiness spread, the same persecutors who had killed his brothers in the Legion tracked him down. Martyr.

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Magnus of Cuneo“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 August 2016. Web. 9 December 2016. <>