Also known as
Lay-woman born to a noble pagan family. Convert. Wife and mother. Martyred with her maid, friend, and fellow convert Saint Felicitas. In centuries past, their story was so popular that Saint Augustine of Hippo warned against giving it the weight of Scripture.
mauled by wild beasts and beheaded 7 March 203 at Carthage, North Africa
Santa Perpètua de Mogoda, Catalonia, Spain