Massa Candida

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The Massa Candida were 300 early Christian martyrs from Utica who chose death rather than offering incense to Roman Gods, in approximately 253-60 AD.[1] They were put to death by Galerius Maximus, the governor of the province of Africa

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  1. ^ Wikisource-logo.svg "Massa Candida". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913.