Saint Irenarcus

detail of an illustration of Saint Irenarcus, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Irenarco
  • Irénarque

Memorial

Profile

An official torturer and executioner who murdered Christians in the persecutions of Diocletian. He was so impressed by the courage and faith of his victims, the women in particular, that he converted. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Irenarcus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 November 2015. Web. 21 April 2019. <>