Saint Anastasia the Elder

Also known as

  • Anastasia II

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Third-century nun. Spiritual student of Saint Sophia. Tortured, mutilated (breasts, hands and feet cut off and teeth broken out) and executed for her faith during the persecutions of Valerian.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Anastasia the Elder“. Saints.SQPN.com. 25 October 2014. Web. 25 December 2014. <>