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. 30 June 2015. Web. 5 May 2016. <>