Saint Probus of Side

Saints Andronicus, Probus, and TarachusMemorial

Profile

Tried and tortured for the crime of Christianity in Tarsus, Mopsuestia and Anazarbus in Cilicia during the persecutions of Galerius and Diocletian; local Christians at each town made records of the examinations and abuse. Martyr.

Born

  • Side, Pamphylia

Died

  • beheaded in 304 in the amphitheatre of Anazarbus, Cilicia
  • body left for animals to destroy, but local Christians recovered and buried it

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Probus of Side“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 October 2016. Web. 6 December 2016. <>