Saint John of Rome

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Servant of Constantia, daughter of Constantine. He refused to join the household of Julian the Apostate when he became emperor, and was secretly martyred in his own home. His name is listed in the “Communicantes” in the Canon of the Mass. A basilica in Rome, Italy is named for him.

Born

  • Roman

Died

Canonized

MLA Citation

  • “Saint John of Rome“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 March 2016. Web. 30 May 2016. <>