Saint Aquilina of Syria

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Arrested at age 12 for her faith during the persecutions of Diocletian. When she clung to her faith, the magistrate Volusian ordered the child beaten and beheaded. Martyr. Saint Joseph the Hymnographer composed an Office in her honour.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Aquilina of Syria”. Saints.SQPN.com. 27 January 2011. Web. 20 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-aquilina/>