The Governor of Seleucia dashed his brains out after the child scratched his face whilst his mother Julitta was being tortured for Christian confessions.
The unfortunate child was soon joined by his mother in death but both had the consolation of sainthood and everlasting fame.
Article last updated on 10 April 2009
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "CYRICUS: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 10 Apr. 2009. Web. 31 July 2014.