Saint Leontius of Tripoli

detail of an illustration of the Martyrs of Tripoli, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Leonzio

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Imperial Roman legionairy who was imprisoned, tortured and executed for his faith. Martyr.

Born

Died

  • c.135 at Tripoli, Phoenicia (in modern Syria)

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Leontius of Tripoli“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 May 2020. Web. 26 July 2021. <>