Book of Saints – Eugenia


EUGENIA (Saint) Virgin Martyr (December 25) (3rd century) A Roman maiden, proficient in the Philosophy and learning of the time, who, converted to Christianity by her slaves, Saints Protus and Hyacinth, like them, gave her life for Christ at Rome under Valerian. She was put to death in her prison on Christmas Day, A.D. 257. In their poems Saint Avitus of Vienne, Saint Aldhelm of Salisbury, and Venantius Fortunatus celebrate Saint Eugenia.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Eugenia”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 January 2013. Web. 30 July 2021. <>