Saint Festus of Valencia

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Fifth-century bishop of Valencia, Spain. When his city was invaded by barbarians, their leader Chrocus demanded that the people renounce Christianity; they refused, and Chrocus turned his men loose on them. Festus and many of his flock died as martyrs.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Festus of Valencia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 30 December 2013. Web. 2 September 2014. <>