Saint Apollinaris of Ravenna - First Bishop of Ravenna and Martyr (79).
When Saint Peter, setting out for Rome consecrated Saint Apollinaris bishop a few years later and sent him to Ravenna as its first bishop. He died on July 23rd of the year 79. His body lay first at Classis, four miles from Ravenna, and a church was built over his tomb.
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