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The accounts of the martyrdom of Paul can be grouped into two main narratives: one centered solely around Paul, and the other addressing the joint martyrdoms of Peter and Paul. There is variation…

Date: 57-69 CE
Type of Persecution: Imprisonment, Decapitation
Nature of Conflict: Romans against Christians
Participants: Paul, Nero, Patroclus, Titus, Luke, Peter, Simon the Sorcerer

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Near the time of her death, Agnes was still a girl. Although she was old enough to be married, she had no desire to do so. Her only true love was her God, so she resisted attempts to force her into…

Date: 304 CE
Type of Persecution: Decapitation
Nature of Conflict: Romans against Christians
Participants: Agnes

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Sebastian was a Christian who enlisted as a soldier of the Roman guard in order to aid other martyrs and strengthen them in their sufferings. He strengthened several martyrs while they were in prison…

Date: 286 CE
Type of Persecution: Shot with Arrows, Beaten
Nature of Conflict: Romans against Christians
Participants: Sebastian, Diocletian, Irene
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