Saint Basilissa of Rome

Saint Anastasia and Saint BasilissaAlso known as

  • Vasilissa

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Born to the Imperial Roman nobility. Spiritual student of Saint Peter the Apostle and Saint Paul the Apostle whose bodies she helped to bury. Martyred in the persecutions of Nero.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Basilissa of Rome“. Saints.SQPN.com. 24 March 2014. Web. 30 July 2014. <>