This Day, the Fifteenth Day of November
Saint Gertrude, virgin, whose birthday is the 17th of this month.
The same day, the birthday of Saint Eugenius, bishop of Toledo, and martyr, disciple of blessed Denis the Areopagite. Having consummated his martyrdom near Paris, he received from our Lord a crown for his blessed sufferings. His body was afterwards conveyed to Toledo.
At Nola, in Campania, blessed Felix, bishop and martyr, who was renowned for miracles from the fifteenth year of his age. He terminated the combats of his martyrdom with thirty others, under the governor Marcian.
At Edessa, in Syria, the holy martyrs Gurias and Samonas, under the emperor Diocletian and the governor Antoninus.
In the same place, the martyrdom of Saint Abibus, deacon, who was torn with iron hooks, and cast into the fire in the time of the emperor Licinius and the governor Lysanias.
In Africa, the holy martyrs Secundus, Fidentian, and Varicus.
In Bretagne, the birthday of Saint Malo, bishop, who was glorious for miracles from his early years.
At Verona, Saint Luperius, bishop and confessor.
In Austria, Saint Leopold, margrave of that country, who was inscribed among the saints by Innocent VIII.
And elsewhere in divers places, many other holy martyrs, confessors, and holy virgins.
V: All ye Holy Martyrs, pray for us
R: Thanks be to God