Saint Basilla of Rome

Also known as

  • Babilla

Memorial

Profile

Niece of the Emperor Gallienus. Adult convert to Christianity, baptised by Pope Saint Cornelius. She refused to marry a pagan patrician to whom she had arranged marriage and who required her to denouce her faith. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Basilla of Rome“. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 May 2015. Web. 2 July 2015. <>