Saint Theophilis of Alexandria

Also known as

  • Teofilo
  • Theophilus

Memorial

Profile

Imperial Roman soldier assigned to guard a group of Egyptian Christians who were imprisoned for their faith in the persecutions of Decius. During their trial, he encouraged the prisoners not to apostatize. Arrested as a Christian and executed. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Theophilis of Alexandria“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 May 2015. Web. 28 May 2015. <>