Ss. Tertulla and Antonia, Virgins, Martyred in Africa


clip_image001Commemorated on April 29

Born in Spain, Agapius and Secundinus, bishops, were exiled to Cirta in Numidia in North Africa in the persecution under Emperor Valerian.

There they suffered martyrdom in the third century, together with Tertulla and Antonia, virgins, and a certain woman with her twin children.

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