May 22 – Basiliscus of Comana; Rita of Cascia

Basiliscus of Comana (d. 308) was arrested with his brothers, but while they were killed, he was sent off to prison in Comana. In a vision he was promised divine help, but told he’d die a martyr anyway. He asked his guards to let him go say goodbye to his family, and knowing his honesty… Continue reading May 22 – Basiliscus of Comana; Rita of Cascia