Saint Dionysius and his Companions - Martyrs (117).
Saint Dionysius was born in the year 9 and had traveled in Egypt to learn mathematics and astrology. He and his disciples sent to evangelize various districts, the sees of Rouen, Chartres, Evreux, Verdun, and Beauvais were established. With his two original companions, Eleutherius and Rusticus, Saint Denis went to Paris, where he built four oratories. Their joint martyrdom occurred about the year 117.
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