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Feastday: May 14

Patron of Feltre; Castelfidardo; Corona is invoked in connection with superstitions involving money, such as gambling or treasure hunting

Death: 176


Husband and wife and martyrs.They were put to death in Syria during the reign of Marcus Aurelius. Their Acts are considered highly unreliable.


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