St. Priscilla

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 07/08


Prisca
Memorial
8 July
Profile
First century Jewish tent-maker. Married to Saint Aquila. Convert to Christianity. Entertained Saint Paul in Corinth and Ephesus. While they lived in Rome, their house was used as a church. Mentioned in Acts 18; Romans 16; 1 Corinthians 16; and 2 Timothy 4. Martyr.
Died
martyred, possibly in Rome



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