Book of Saints – Octavian and Others

detail from an antique German holy card of Saint Octavian of Carthage, artist unknownArticle

(Saints) Martyrs (March 22) (5th century) A multitude of Catholic Christians, numbering many thousands, put to death (A.D. 485) in Africa by Hunneric, the Arian King of the Vandals, one of the most ferocious of the persecutors of the Church. Saint Octavianus, chief deacon of the Church of Carthage, is venerated as leader and spokesman of the victims.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Octavian and Others”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 April 2016. Web. 21 February 2019. <>