Saint Cassian of Imola

the painting 'Martirio di S. Cassiano' ('Martyrdom of Saint Cassian'), c.1500, by Innocenzo FrancucciAlso known as

  • Cassiano

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Schoolmaster at Imola, Italy who taught hand-writing, and sometimes talked about Christianity. During one of the imperial persecutions he was ordered to sacrifice to pagan gods; he refused. He was turned over to his pagan students who were ordered to execute him; they did. Martyr.

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  • “Saint Cassian of Imola“. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 August 2021. Web. 23 October 2021. <>