Saints of the Day – Thyrsus, Leucius, and Callinicus, Martyrs

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Died 251. These three were martyred at Apollonia in Phrygia. Their relics were brought to Constantinople, then to Spain and France. For this reason, Saint Thyrsus had a full office in the Mozarabic liturgy, and he is also patron of the ancient cathedral of Sisteron in the Basses Alpes, France (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 November 2021. Web. 29 November 2021. <>