Acts of the Hieromartyr Januarius, Bishop of Benevento
Edward P. Graham translation. At the St. Pachomius Library.
The Blood of St. Januarius
The relic and the phenomenon of the liquefaction of what is said to be the saint's blood, from a chemistry perspective.
Catholic Encyclopedia: St. Januarius
Bishop of Beneventum, martyr, believed to have died in the Diocletian persecution, c. 305. Article has a lengthy discussion of the liquefaction of the saint's blood.
Illustrated profile of the saint.
The Martyrdom of St Januarius in the Amphitheatre at Pozzuoli
Seventeenth-century painting by Artemisia Gentileschi.
A Saint a Day: St. Januarius
The story of this martyred bishop. Suitable for children.
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