Book of Saints – Theodore – 23 October

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(Saint) Martyr (October 23) (4th century) A priest of Antioch, Treasurer of the Church of that city who, defying the edicts of the Emperor Julian the Apostate against the Christians, continued notwithstanding to minister publicly to the Faithful. He was put to the torture and beheaded (A.D. 362), but not before he had prophecied the imminent downfall and miserable death of the tyrant.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Theodore”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 October 2016. Web. 4 August 2021. <>