Saint Jonas - Martyr
"Fear not, brothers, but let us combat for the name of Jesus crucified, and like our predecessors we shall obtain the glorious crown promised to valiant soldiers of the Faith." Fortified by these words, nine of that number received the crown of martyrdom. Saint Jonas was beaten with knotty clubs and with rods until his ribs were visible, but he blessed God.
Text: CiaoNapoli.com - Picture: magnificat.qc.ca