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Christian Saints

St. Martina


        St. Martina, virgin and martyr, the daughter of a Roman ex-consul, openly testified her Christian faith and got under persecutions of Christians under Emperor Severus. She bravely refused to fulfill pagan rituals and was tortured and finally beheaded around 226 B.C.
See: El Greco. Madonna and Child with St. Martina and St. Agnes.
 
 

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