Saint Romano of Antioch

detail of a painting of Saint Romano of Antioch, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Romanus



Deacon in Caesarea. Preached publicly against Christians sacrificing to idols as a way to get along with pagan imperial authorities. For this he was imprisoned, tortured, his tongue cut and martyred in the persecutions of Diocletian.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Romano of Antioch“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 December 2018. Web. 25 April 2019. <>