Saint Serena

detail of an Italian holy card of Saint Serena by Bertoni, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial


Married to emperor Diocletian, and a secret Christian. Through she was certainly unable to stop the massacre of Christians, she worked to help where she could to ease their persecutions and improve their lot.

Serena has been dropped from modern martyrologies due to its questionable nature and source documents.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Serena“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 August 2016. Web. 25 October 2016. <>