Book of Saints – Bassus – 11 May


BASSUS (Saint) Martyr (May 11) (4th century) A Roman Christian who suffered martyrdom on the Via Salaria, outside the walls of Rome, under Diocletian (A.D. 304). With him Saint Maximus and Fabius won their heavenly crown. Besides the Martyrologies, the Acts of Saint Anthimus the Martyr make mention of this Saint Bassus.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Bassus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 August 2012. Web. 31 July 2021. <>