Saint Quentin

[Pictorial Lives of the Saints: Saint Quintin, Martyr]Also known as

  • Quintin
  • Quintinus

Memorial

Profile

Son of a Roman senator. Convert to Christianity. Missionary to Gaul with Saint Lucian of Beauvais. Quentin’s preaching and example won many converts in Amiens. Arrested in 286 by Prefect Rictius Varus during the Maximian persecution. Martyr

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Patronage

Representation

  • bishop holding a roasting spit
  • Roman soldier holding one or two spits

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Quentin“. Saints.SQPN.com. 2 January 2014. Web. 18 September 2014. <>