St. Venantius

St. VenantiusSt. Venantius, at the age of fifteen, was seized as a Christian, and was beheaded with his converts by order of Emperor Decius in 250. Clement X, who had a particular devotion to this holy youth, ordered his feast to be kept throughout the Church.

(Source: The New Roman Missal by Father Lasance).

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