Saint Victor Maurus

Saint Victor MaurusAlso known as

  • Victor the Moor
  • Viktor
  • Vittore
  • Vittorio

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Soldier in the Roman Praetorian Guard. A Christian from his youth, Victor lived in quiet praise of God. Around 303, the elderly Victor was arrested in Milan, Italy in the persecutions of Maximian. He was tortured for his faith, basted in molten lead, and killed. Martyr. Saint Gregory of Tours wrote of miracles that occurred at Victor’s grave.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Victor Maurus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 December 2015. Web. 12 February 2016. <>