Saint Bassus the Senator

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Imperial Roman senator. During the persecutions of Diocletian he was exposed as a Christian. He was removed from office, arrested, tortured and martyred.

Died

  • limbs hacked off and his body thrown into a pit to bleed to death

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Bassus the Senator”. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 January 2010. Web. 4 September 2015. <http://catholicsaints.info/saint-bassus-the-senator/>