Saint Agnes Of Rome - Jan. 21
Irapuato  20/01/2013 09:29
breski1 Saint Agnes Of Rome - Jan. 21
Irapuato     20/01/2013 09:31
Almost nothing is known of this saint except that she was very young—12 or 13—when she was martyred in the last half of the third century. Various modes of death have been suggested—beheading, burning, strangling.
Legend has it that Agnes was a beautiful girl whom many young men wanted to marry. Among those she refused, one reported her to the authorities for being a Christian. She was arrested and confined to a house of prostitution. The legend continues that a man who looked upon her … [More]