Saint Zoe of Rome

[Saint Zoe of Rome]
Also known as

  • Zoa of Rome

Memorial

Profile

Married to Nicostratus, a high court official in imperial Rome. She had a great devotion to Saint Peter the Apostle. One day while praying at the tomb of Saint Peter, she was arrested for her faith. Martyr.

Died

  • burned to death after being hung in a tree by her hair and a fire lit under her feet c.286

Canonized

Representation

  • woman hanging by her hair in a tree

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Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Zoe of Rome“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 July 2013. Web. 26 November 2014. <>