Book of Saints – Saturninus, Nereus and Others

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(October 16) (Saints) Martyrs (5th century) A band of nearly four hundred Catholics, put to death on account of their religion, in Africa, by the Arians, under the Vandal King Genseric. They are registered in the lists immediately after the better-known Saints Martinian and Saturninus, and together with them is noted another company of nearly three hundred sufferers. There is much controversy respecting them, particularly as regards date and place, among the learned.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Saturninus, Nereus and Others”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 October 2016. Web. 4 August 2021. <>