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SAINT PROFILE: APOLLONIA

A  middle-aged deaconess in Alexandria, Apollonia was martyred there when mobs roamed the streets torturing and killing Christians. Her death was…

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SAINT PROFILE: JOAN DE LESTONNAC

This foundress, niece of the French essayist Montaigne, was born in Bordeaux. She remained Catholic despite her Calvinist mother, and…