Scribe and manuscript copyist. Bishop of Cyrene, Libya. Arrested in the persecutions of Diocletian. Theodore was ordered to surrender his copies of the Scriptures; when he refused he was scourged, his tongue was cut out, and he was executed. Martyr.
- “Saint Theodore of Cyrene“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 July 2016. Web. 20 February 2017. <>