Saint Maximus of Aquila

Saint Maximus of AquilaAlso known as

  • Maximus of Aveia
  • Massimo…

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Raised in a pious family, Maximus became a zealous deacon at Aveia, Italy. He aspired to the priesthood, but his open and unapologetic Christianity led to him being imprisoned, tortured and executed during the persecutions of Decius. Martyr.

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  • “Saint Maximus of Aquila“. CatholicSaints.Info. 1 February 2019. Web. 21 April 2019. <>