Saint Codratus of Corinth

Also known as

  • Chuadratus



During the persecutions of Decius, Codratus and his mother fled to the forests of Greece. His mother died, and the boy grew up as a forest hermit. He later returned to the cities and studied medicine. During the persecution of Emperor Valerian, Codratus was finally arrested for his faith, tortured, and martyred with a group of fellow Christians.



  • thrown to wild animals
  • when they would not harm him, he was beheaded c.258 in Corinth Greece


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Codratus of Corinth“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 March 2015. Web. 13 June 2021. <>