Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Saint Alexandra (Defender of Humanity)
Patron Saint: Defender of Humanity
Why she is venerated by the Holy Roman Catholic Church:
St. Alexandra was part of 300 Christian women on a mission of peace to Rome. During this time, Christian persecution was rampant under Emperor Diocletian, and every one of the women were Martyred by being burned alive.
Saint Alexandra Pendants and Medals