Book of Saints – Protogenes

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(Saint) Bishop (May 6) (4th century) A Bishop of Carrhae in Syria, who, together with Saint Eulogius of Edessa, suffered banishment for the Faith in the reign of the Arian Emperor Valens. In the end both Bishops were restored to their flocks. Such particulars as we have of them are taken from the Ecclesiastical History of Theodoret, who wrote in the fifth century.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Protogenes”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 February 2017. Web. 19 October 2021. <>