Book of Saints – Tiburtius, Valerian and Maximus


(Saints) Martyrs (April 14) (3rd century) Roman Martyrs, famous from their association with Saint Cecilia, who had been betrothed to Saint Valerian. He and his brother Saint Tiburtius, Roman nobles, were converted to Christianity by Saint Cecilia and baptised by Pope Saint Urban I. They were put to death on account of their religion in the reign of the Emperor Alexander Severus (A.D. 229), and with them one of their gaolers, Saint Maximus, who had of his own accord declared himself to be, like them, a believer in Christ.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Tiburtius, Valerian and Maximus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 April 2017. Web. 17 February 2019. <>