Saint Glyceria of Trajanopolis
- Also known as
- Glyceria of Heraclea
- 13 May
- Roman maiden at Trajanopolis, Greece, and may have been the daughter of a Roman senator.
Arrested for her faith, she managed to destroy a statue of Jupiter before being imprisoned, tortured and martyred.
- c.177 at Heraclea, Propontis she was thrown to wild animals to die but died from the effects of torture before they got to her
- Additional Information
Book of Saints, by the Monks of Ramsgate
For All The Saints, by Katherine Rabenstein
Our Sunday Visitor's Encyclopedia of Saints, by Matthew Bunson, Margaret Bunson, and Stephen Bunson
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