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1910 New Catholic Dictionary

Martha, Saint 19 Jan

Martyrs; died Rome, c270 Marius and Martha were noble Persians, who, with their sons, Audifax and Abachum, came to Rome to visit the tombs of the Apostles and give aid to the persecuted Christians. After suffering horrible torture, Marius and his sons were beheaded, and Martha was cast into a well. Relics in church of San Prassede, Rome. Feast, Roman Calendar, January 19,.

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Entry for 'Martha, Saint 19 Jan'. 1910 New Catholic Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ncd/m/martha-saint-19-jan.html. 1910.

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