Saint Nereus of Terracina

Memorial

Profile

Soldier in the imperial Roman army, and a member of the Praetorian Guard. Convert to Christianity, baptized by Saint Peter the Apostle. Exiled for his faith to the island of Pontia, he suffered with Saint Flavia Domitilla, and was martyred with his brother Saint Achilleus.

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Nereus of Terracina“. Saints.SQPN.com. 11 May 2014. Web. 30 September 2014. <>