Santi VITO, MODESTO and CRESCENTIA (III century - June 15, 303) martyrs. The Sicilian Christian boy, Vito, of pagan father, was denounced and locked up because he did not want to deny the faith despite the tortures suffered; Tradition wants to be miraculously liberated by an angel, he would then be refugeed, together with the tutor Modesto and the nurses Crescenzia, in Lucania where they would continue the apostolate, and eventually shared the torture of the cauldron under Diocletian. Commemoration on June 15, the day of death (Dies Natalis, birth in the sky). Colored Etching, Italy 1886

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title: SAN VITO, MODESTO, CRESCENT MARTIRI

subject date: 2017-06-21

caption: Santi VITO, MODESTO and CRESCENTIA (III century - June 15, 303) martyrs. The Sicilian Christian boy, Vito, of pagan father, was denounced and locked up because he did not want to deny the faith despite the tortures suffered; Tradition wants to be miraculously liberated by an angel, he would then be refugeed, together with the tutor Modesto and the nurses Crescenzia, in Lucania where they would continue the apostolate, and eventually shared the torture of the cauldron under Diocletian. Commemoration on June 15, the day of death (Dies Natalis, birth in the sky). Colored Etching, Italy 1886

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image century : XIX

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