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According to her apochryphal tradition, she was a resident of Caesarea, Cappadocia, who when she refused to sacrifice to the gods during Emperor Diocletian's persecution of the Christians, was tortured by the governor and ordered executed. On the way to the place of execution, she met a young lawyer, Theophilus, who mockingly asked her to send him fruits from "the garden" she had joyously announced she would soon be in. When she ... Continue Reading

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  1. 5 years ago

    I did a report on her shes good

  2. ben
    5 years ago

    shes so cool im so doing a report on her!!!

  3. Dorothy
    6 years ago

    oh me! just wish i can get some flowers tonight. i love you

  4. 6 years ago

    i love saint dorothy

  5. kate
    6 years ago

    she is the patron of gardeners.

  6. Dotti
    6 years ago

    Just wanted to see if anyone knows what St Dorothy is the patron saint of.

  7. josie
    6 years ago

    i love u come i llove uu

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