St. Victorinus

Feast day: February 24

Died 284 A.D. Martyr with companions. A citizen of Corinth, Greece, he was exiled with a group of fellow Christians to Egypt during the persecutions under Emperor Numerian. Victor and the others had been exiled in 249 and lived in Egypt. Under Governor Sabinus they were arrested again, brutally tortured, and finally executed at Diospolis. 

Printed with permission from Catholic-Defense.

Comments

Follow us:

Recent activity: