St Vincent of Saragossa (Biographical details)

St Vincent of Saragossa (saint/martyr; Spanish; Male; c.304)

Also known as

St Vincent of Saragossa; St Vincentius of Saragossa; St Vincent

Biography

Also known as Vincent the Deacon and Vincent Tourante; born at Heusca; friend of St Valerius of Saragossa; imprisoned, tortured on the gridironand martyred at Valencia, during the persecutions of Diocletian. According to legend, ravens protected his remains from the wild beasts until his followers could recover the body and give him a proper burial.