Roman Martyrology-January 11th-on this date in various years-
At Rome, St. Hyginus, pope, who suffered a glorious martyrdom in the persecution of Antoninus.
Also at Rome, the birthday of St. Melchiades, who, having suffered much in the persecution of Maximian, went to his rest in the Lord after peace returned to the Church. His feast day is on the 10th of December.
At Fermo in Piceno, St. Alexander, bishop and martyr.
At Amiens in France, St. Salvius, bishop and martyr.
In Africa, blessed Salvius, martyr, on whose birthday St. Augustine preached to the people of Carthage.
At Alexandria, the holy martyrs Peter, Severus and Leucius.
At Brindisi, St. Leucius, bishop and confessor.
In Judea, St. Theodosius, abbot, born in Cappadocia in the village of Magarisso, who, after having endured great sufferings for the Catholic faith, took his rest in peace at the monastery which he had erected on a lonely hill in the diocese of Jerusalem.
In Thebais, St. Palaemon, abbot, who was the teacher of St. Pachomius.
At Suppentonia, near Mount Soracte, St. Athanasius, monk, and his companions, who were called by a voice from heaven to enter the kingdom of God.
At Pavia, St. Honorata, virgin.
And elsewhere in divers places, many other holy martyrs, confessors, and holy virgins.
R. Thanks be to God.