Book of Saints – Martyrs of Alexandria – 28 February


ALEXANDRIA (MARTYRS OF) (February 28) (3rd century) The Church recognises as Martyrs to charity a number of clerics and of laymen who sacrificed their lives (A.D. 261) in ministering to the plague-stricken in a terrible pestilence at that time raging in Alexandria.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Martyrs of Alexandria”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 May 2012. Web. 20 September 2020. <>