Saturday, February 25, 2012


St. Messalina

Feast day: January 24
Died: 251

Virgin martyr and disciple of St. Felician, the bishop of Foligno, Italy. She received the veil from St. Felician and visited him in prison. Denounced as a Christian, and for this she was also arrested and clubbed to death when she refused to sacrif
ice to the Roman gods  .Refusing, Messalina was beaten to death.

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