Book of Saints – Themistocles

Saint Themistocles of LyciaArticle

(Saint) Martyr (December 21) (3rd century) A Christian in Lycia (Asia Minor) who, on seeing the Martyr Saint Dioscurus put to the torture, offered himself to suffer in his place. Both were thereupon racked, scourged and beheaded together (A.D. 253).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Themistocles”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 December 2016. Web. 23 October 2020. <>