March 7: STS. PERPETUA AND FELICITY, MARTYRS.


March 7 STS. PERPETUA AND FELICITY, MARTYRS St. Perpetua was a 22-year old married noble and a nursing mother. Her co-martyr St. Felicity, an expectant mother, was her slave. They suffered together at Carthage in the Roman province of Africa. The Passion of Sts. Perpetua, Felicitas, and their Companions in 203 is said to preserve…