28 May 2022

29 May, The Roman Martyrology

Quarto Kaléndas Iúnii Luna vicésima octáva Anno Dómini 2022

May 29th 2022, the 28th day of the Moon,
On the same 29th day of May, were born into the better life:

At Rome, upon the Aurelian Way, the holy martyr Restitutus.
At Iconium, a city of Isauria, the holy martyrs Conon and his son aged twelve years. Under the Emperor Aurelian they suffered with great firmness from being basted with oil upon a grating over live coals, stretching upon the rack and fire, and at length gave up the ghost as their hands were being pounded with a wooden mallet.
On the same day, the holy martyrs Sisinius, Martyrius, and Alexander, who are stated by Paulinus, in his life of holy Ambrose, to have gained the crown of martyrdom in the parts of Val-d'Anagna, under the persecution of the heathen in the time of the Emperor Honorius.
At Caesarea Philippi, the holy martyrs Theodosia, mother of the holy martyr Procopius, and twelve other noble matrons, who were beheaded in the persecution under Diocletian.
In Umbria suffered one thousand five hundred and twenty-five holy martyrs.
At Trier, the blessed Confessor Maximin, Bishop [of that city,] who honourably welcomed the holy Bishop Athanasius when he was in exile from the persecution of the Arians.
At Verona, [in the fourth century,] the holy Maximus, Bishop [of that see.]
At Arci, in Latium, the holy Confessor Eleutherius.
V. And elsewhere many other holy martyrs, confessors, and holy virgins.
R. Thanks be to God.

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