Book of Saints – Theodotus, Thecusa, Alexandra, Claudia, Faina, Euphrasia, Matrona and Julitta

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(Saints) Martyrs (May 18) (4th century) Saint Theodotus, a pious Christian of Ancyra in Galatia (Asia Minor) had been energetic in seeking to recover the bodies of the holy women above named, done to death for their Faith under Diocletian (A.D. 304, about). For this he was made to share their fate, that of being driven into a quicksand, to be swallowed up in it.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Theodotus, Thecusa, Alexandra, Claudia, Faina, Euphrasia, Matrona and Julitta”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 June 2017. Web. 22 November 2017. <>