Book of Saints – Genesius of Rome

small pewter statue of Saint Genesius, artist unknownArticle

(Saint) Martyr (August 25) (3rd century) A comedian at Rome who, while mimicking the Christian ceremony of Baptism, was miraculously converted and thereupon put to the torture and beheaded, some time in Diocletian‘s reign (A.D. 284- A.D. 305).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Genesius of Rome”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 May 2016. Web. 26 August 2016. <>