St. Sabinian of Troyes

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 01/29

Also known as

    29 January

    Brother of Saint Sabina of Troyes. Raised a pagan. Disillusioned with his life in Samos, he travelled to Gaul where he met and was converted by Saint Patroclus of Troyes. After Patroclus's martyrdom, Sabinian took up his teacher's work, preaching and baptizing in the area of the Seine. Martyred in persecutions of Marcus Aurelius.

    at Samos

    tortured and beheaded c.275 at Rilly near Troyes, France

All information used with permission of the Patron Saint Index.


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