St. Felix

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 08/30


Memorial
    30 August

Profile
    Priest in Rome. Ordered to offer sacrifice to the pagan gods, he refused and prayed instead; the idols shattered. Arrested, tortured, and martyred. As he was being dragged to his death, Saint Adauctus was moved to profess his own faith.

Died
    beheaded c.303 in Rome, Italy
    relics in the Cathedral of Vienna, Austria

Canonized
    Pre-Congregation



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