(Saints) Martyrs (February 9) (4th century) Two African deacons who were done to death by the Donatist heretics while striving to defend an Altar which the latter were bent on destroying out of hatred of the Catholic worship (A.D. 362). Saint Optatus has left us a vivid account of their Passion.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Primus and Donatus”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 December 2016. Web. 17 January 2017. <>