Saint Dorothy of Aquileia

Also known as

  • Dorothea

Memorial

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Born to the nobility, the daughter of the pagan Valentius of Aquileia. As a young woman, she made a private vow, dedicating herself to God. Arrested, tortured and martyred by order of her father for becoming a Christian.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Dorothy of Aquileia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 September 2016. Web. 1 October 2016. <>