March 7 – Martyred for entertainment on the birthday of the Emperor

Sts. Perpetua and Felicitas Martyrs, suffered at Carthage, 7 March 203, together with three companions, Revocatus, Saturus, and Saturninus. The details of the martyrdom of these five confessors in the North African Church have reached us through a genuine, contemporary description, one of the most affecting accounts of the glorious warfare of Christian martyrdom in … Continue reading March 7 – Martyred for entertainment on the birthday of the Emperor