Butler’s Lives of the Saints – Saint Emerentia, Virgin and Martyr


She suffered about the year 304, and is named in the Martyrologies under the name of Saint Jerom, Bede, and others. She is said in her acts to have been stoned to death, whilst only a catechumen, praying at the tomb of Saint Agnes.

MLA Citation

  • Father Alban Butler. “Saint Emerentia, Virgin and Martyr”. Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, 1866. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 January 2013. Web. 6 December 2020. <>