Saint Cyriaca

Also known as

  • Dominica

Memorial

Profile

Wealthy married woman in Rome, Italy. Widowed, she spent her fortune sheltering persecuted Christians. Saint Lawrence of Rome used her house as a base for alms-giving and charitable work. Martyr. The church of Saint Mary in Dominica in Rome is named for her.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Cyriaca“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 June 2012. Web. 23 May 2015. <>