Martyrs of Cirta

Also known as

  • Martyrs of Cirtha
  • Martyrs of Tzirta



A group of clergy and laity martyred together in Cirta, Numidia (in modern Tunisia) in the persecutions of Valerian. They were

along with a woman and her twin children whose names have not come down to us.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Cirta“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 April 2013. Web. 29 November 2015. <>