St. Felicitas

st-perpetua-and-felicitas-01St. Felicitas, the mother of the Seven Holy Martyrs, shortly after they died was called to give her life for Christ. She was beheaded, November 23, 150. Her remains rested in the Cemetery of Maximus with those of Silanus, the youngest of her sons. Subsequently the bones of this saint were placed in the title of Susanna were they still repose.

(Source: Fr. Lasance, The New Roman Missal,)

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