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Feastday: October 7

Patron of Padua; Palmanova

Death: 304


All that is known of Justina of Padua is from an apparent twelfth-century forgery that says she was baptized by St. Prosdocimus, a disciple of St. Peter and reputed first bishop of Padua, and was then martyred for her faith. Her feast day is October 7.


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