Sts. Castorus, Claudius, Nicostratus, and Simpronian

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 11/08


Patron Of: Against Fever, Cattle, Masons, Sculptors, Stone Masons, Stonecutters

Memorial
    8 November

Profile
    The Four Crowned Martyrs. Skilled stone carvers in the quarries of 3rd century Yugoslavia. Martyred when they refused to carve an idol of Aesculapius for Diocletian.

Canonized
    Pre-Congregation

Patronage
    against fever
    cattle
    masons
    sculptors
    stone masons
    stonecutters



All information used with permission of the Patron Saint Index.


 
 

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