Martyrs of Scillium

Also known as

  • Scillitan Martyrs
  • Martyrs of Scilla

Memorial

Profile

A group of twelve Christians martyred together, the final deaths in the persecutions of Emperor Marcus Aurelius. Upon their conviction for the crime of being Christians, the group was offered 30 days to reconsider their allegiance to the faith; they all declined. Their official Acta still exist.

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Scillium“. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 July 2015. Web. 31 August 2015. <>