St. Zoe of Rome

St. Zoe of Rome Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 07/05


Also known as

    * Zoa of Rome

Memorial

    * 5 July

Profile

    Married to Nicostratus, a high court official in imperial Rome. She had a great devotion to Saint Peter the Apostle. One day while praying at the tomb of Saint Peter, she was arrested for her faith. Martyr.

Died

    * burned to death after being hung in a tree by her hair and a fire lit under her feet c.286

Canonized

    * Pre-Congregation

Representation

    * woman hanging by her hair in a tree

 



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