Book of Saints – Exuperius, Hesperius, Zoe, Cyriacus and Theodulus


EXUPERIUS, HESPERIUS, ZOE, CYRIACUS and THEODULUS (Saints) Martyrs (May 2) (2nd century) A family of Christian slaves (husband, wife and two sons), the property of a rich Pagan of Attalia in Pamphylia (Asia Minor), in the time of the Emperor Hadrian. For refusing to take part in idolatrous rites they were put to the torture and, remaining steadfast, were at last burned to death (A.D. 140).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Exuperius, Hesperius, Zoe, Cyriacus and Theodulus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 January 2013. Web. 29 July 2021. <>