Book of Saints – Antonina – 1 March


(Saint) Virgin Martyr (March 1) (3rd century) A pious woman, who, in the persecution at the close of the third century, was shut up in a cask and thrown into a marsh near the town of Cea (Beira, Portugal). She is said by some to be a copyist’s mistake for Nicaea in Bithynia.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Antonina”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 July 2012. Web. 22 February 2019. <>