Saint Regina

detail of a stained glass window of Saint Regina, date and artist unknown; Basilica of Ars, France; photographed on 21 October 2015 by Vassil; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Regnia
  • Reine

Memorial

Profile

Daughter of a pagan aristocrat named Clement. A convert to Christianity, she was driven from her family’s home because of her faith, and lived as a poor, prayerful shepherdess. Imprisoned, tortured and martyred when she refused an arranged marriage to the Roman proconsul Olybrius.

Died

Canonized

Patronage

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Regina“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 May 2016. Web. 29 August 2016. <>