Digna and Emerita
|Saints Digna and Emerita|
|Honored in||Catholic Church|
|Major shrine||San Marcello al Corso|
Their feast day is celebrated on September 22.
Their relics are said to lie at the church of San Marcello al Corso, in Rome, although it is recorded that on April 5, 838, a monk named Felix appeared at Fulda with the remains of Saints Cornelius, Callistus, Agapitus, Georgius, Vincentius, Maximus, Cecilia, Eugenia, Digna, Emerita, and Columbana.
- Patrick J. Geary, Furta Sacra: Thefts of Relics in the Central Middle Ages (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1990), 48.
|This article about an Italian saint is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|