Saint Iolande of Rome

Memorial

Profile

Less than 20 years old when she was arrested for aiding Christian prisoners during the persecutions of Marcus Aurelius. The judge offered her clemency in return for sexual favours; she declined. She was beaten, thrown to wild animals and executed for her faith. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Iolande of Rome“. Saints.SQPN.com. 27 December 2013. Web. 26 July 2014. <>