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This holy martyr was a native of Cæsarea in Cappadocia, and in the persecution of Dioclesian she was brought before the governor Sapricius.
After the usual interogatories she was stretched on the catasta, an
Dorothea of Caesarea posted an update 8 years, 4 months ago
On the way to my execution, I happily told a young lawyer – Theophilus – that I would soon be in a Garden. He mockingly asked me to send him some fruit. When I knelt for my execution, I prayed for him. Later, I learned that an angel took him a basket of three roses and three apples on my behalf, and told him I would meet him in the garden.…[Read more]