Saint Prisca of Rome

Also known as

  • Priscilla
  • Prisque

Memorial

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Born to the imperial Roman nobility. Supported the Church in Rome, Italy. Martyr.

Died

  • stabbed with a sword in 275 in Rome, Italy
  • buried in the catacomb of Priscilla on the Via Salaria, Rome, Italy
  • relics translated to the nearby church of Saint Prisca on the Aventine Hill, a church she may have helped found

Canonized

Representation

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Prisca of Rome“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 January 2013. Web. 2 September 2015. <>