Sts. Protus and Hyacinth

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 09/11


Memorial
    11 September

Profile
    Brothers. Servants in the house of Saint Eugenia in Rome. Arrested and martyred for their faith. Pope Damasus wrote their epitaph.

Died
    burned alive c.257 at Rome, Italy; buried in the cemetery of Saint Basilla, Rome; relics transferred to the church of the Propaganda and the church of San Giovanni dei Fiorentini, respectively.

Canonized
    Pre-Congregation



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