She threw herself from a rooftop to thwart the Emperor Diocletian persecutions and keep her chastity.
Was this emperor sex-mad? Did he never give up? Was he really responsible for every virgin suicide during his reign?
St. Pelagia of Antioch Facts and Figures
Name: Pelagia of Antioch
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Pelagia the Penitent, Pelagia the Harlot
Birth and Death Dates: 296-311
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
Role: Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 147
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Article last revised on April 07, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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