Twelve Holy Brothers

Also known as

  • Martyrs of the South

Memorial

Profile

A group of martyrs who died c.303 at various places in southern Italy. In 760 their relics were brought together and enshrined in Benevento, Italy as a group. They are

One tradition describes Saint Boniface of Hadrumetum and Saint Thecla of Hadrumetum as their parents.

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Twelve Holy Brothers”. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 July 2012. Web. 21 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/twelve-holy-brothers/>