Saint Cyriaca

Also known as

  • Dominica

Memorial

Profile

Wealthy married woman in Rome, Italy. Widowed, she spent her fortune sheltering persecuted Christians. Saint Lawrence of Rome used her house as a base for alms-giving and charitable work. Martyr. The church of Saint Mary in Dominica in Rome is named for her.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cyriaca”. Saints.SQPN.com. 17 October 2012. Web. 24 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-cyriaca/>