Saint Valerian of Trastevere

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Brother of Saint Tiburtius; married to Saint Cecilia. Convert to Christianity. Ministered to Christians imprisoned for their faith. Arrested and tortured for their ministry. Offered his freedom if he would sacrifice to pagan idols; he declined. Martyr.

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  • “Saint Valerian of Trastevere“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 April 2017. Web. 29 May 2017. <>