Sunday, October 20, 2013

TODAY'S SAINT : OCT. 20 : ST. CAPRASIUS OF AGEN

St. Caprasius of AgenSt. Caprasius of Agen
October 20
Died: 303
Martyr October 20
Died: 303
Saint Caprasius of Agen (French: Saint Caprais)
Martyr. Considered the first bishop of Agen, France. During Emperor Diocletian’s persecution, he went into hiding with local Christians.  He was joined by his mother, Alberta, his brothers Primus and Felician, and by companions. They were put to death when they refused to deny the faith. 
Edited from (Wikipedia/Catholic Online)

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