Saint Theogenes of Cyzicus

Also known as

  • Teogene
  • Théogène



Priest. Bishop of Parios, Asia Minor. Ordered to join the imperial Roman army during the reign of emperor Licinius, he refused as it would require him to sacrifice to idols. Arrested, he was imprisoned without food for 40 days; he prayed for and converted some of soldiers, and survived the sentence. Tortured and executed. Martyr.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Theogenes of Cyzicus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 May 2020. Web. 17 September 2021. <>