Saint Aurea of Ostia

detail of a painting of Saint Aurea of Ostia by Anrea Sacchi, apse of the church of S. Aurea, Ostia-Antica, ItalyAlso known as

  • Aura
  • Chryse

Memorial

Profile

Killed for visiting Christian prisoners and giving them a decent burial after their execution. Martyr.

Died

Canonized

Representation

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Aurea of Ostia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 March 2020. Web. 10 May 2021. <>