Saint Vincent of Saragossa - Deacon and Martyr (304).
Saint Vincent was archdeacon of the church at Saragossa, Spain. Valerian, the bishop, was prevented from preaching by a speech impediment, and named Vincent to preach in his stead. The martyr’s flesh was torn with hooks but he amid all this he kept his eyes raised to heaven, and remained unmoved.
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