Sts. Primus and Felician

220px-FelicianusandprimusThese two martyrs were brothers who gave their lives for the Faith, June 9, under Diocletian. Hundreds of spectators who witnessed their martyrdom proclaimed themselves Christians and likewise suffered for the Faith. Their bodies were the first to be brought to Rome from the cemeteries outside the walls.

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