Saint Philip of Rome

the painting 'The Martyrdom of Saint Felicity and Her Seven Sons'; Francesco Coghetti, 19th century; parish church in Ranica, Bergamo, Italy; photographed on 15 December 2007 by Ago76; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageMemorial


Born to the Roman nobility, son of Saint Felicitas of Rome; one of the Seven Holy Brothers. His father died when the boy was very young. Martyred along with his whole family in the persecutions of Emperor Antoninus.



MLA Citation

  • “Saint Philip of Rome“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 July 2013. Web. 2 December 2015. <>