Saint Valentina of Caesarea

detail of a painting of Saint Valentina of Caesarea, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Nun. During the pesecutions of emperor Maximilian and governor Firmilian, Valentina was taken to an altar to a pagan idol and told to worship it; she tore up the altar. Tortured and martyred.

Died

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Valentina of Caesarea“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 August 2017. Web. 18 November 2019. <>