St. Lawrence

(Laurence of Rome)

225–258

Deacon of Rome who was martyred during the persecutions of Valerian by being grilled on a gridiron.

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St. Lawrence the Deacon in  Roses of Martyrdom  by  C. M. Cresswell


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The dawning light stole over the martyr's body.
 in Roses of Martyrdom