Saint Dorotheus of Rome

Also known as

  • Doroteo

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Executioner who killed Saint Marcellinus and Saint Peter the Exorcist; he saw their souls leave the bodies and ascend to heaven. He converted to Christianity and did penance for his previous life and the murder of the saints.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Dorotheus of Rome“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 May 2016. Web. 21 April 2021. <>