Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saints Basilissa and Anastasia, Martyrs

Saint Anastasia and Saint BasilissaArticle

These two noble women were disciples of the apostles Saints Peter and Paul at Rome, and were beheaded by the order of Nero, as the Roman and Greek Martyrologies testify.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saints Basilissa and Anastasia, Martyrs”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 April 2013. Web. 28 May 2018. <>