Saint Irene of Rome

detail of a stained glass window of Saint Irene tending to Saint Sebastian; c.1885 by Hucher et fils succ. fab. du Carmel du Mans; Church of Saint-Martin, Réthoville, Manche, Basse-Normandie, France; photographed on 1 September 2013 by Andreas F. Borchert; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageMemorial


Married to Saint Castulus of Rome. Widow. Healed the arrow wounds of Saint Sebastian, and tried unsuccessfully to talk him into leaving Rome.



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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Irene of Rome”. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 March 2012. Web. 30 November 2015. <>