Sts. Basilissa and Anastasia

MARTYRS AND DISCIPLES OF STS. PETER AND PAUL

Feast: April 15
 



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Feast Day: April 15

 

According to tradition, Basilissa and Anastasia were noble Roman women who recovered the remains of Peter and Paul for burial. As a result, they were arrested and beheaded by order of Emperor Nero.

(Taken from Our Sunday Visitor's Encyclopedia of Saints)


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