Martyr Rufinus and the rest of Nicomedia

The Holy Martyrs Rufinus, Quadratus of Nicomedia, Saturinus and others suffered during the persecutions of the emperor Decius (249-251) and his successor Valerian (253-259).

Two noblemen, Saturinus and Rufinus witnessed the torture of St Quadratus, and were moved with pity for the martyr. This was noticed, and Saturinus and Rufinus were beheaded.

As St Quadratus was being tortured, two noblemen, Saturinus and Rufinus, felt pity for the martyr. This was noticed, and Saturinus and Rufinus were beheaded.