Found deep beneath the city of Rome, these “Catacomb Saints” are the subject of a new book by Paul Koudounaris, entitled Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures & Spectacular Saints From the Catacombs, in which he explores this intriguing story, its origins, and history of the Catacomb Saints. He asks questions like: who are they? How exactly did they die? Who ordered them to be placed in the catacombs? And why have they laid forgotten in Europe’s religious houses for so long?
For more about this beautiful yet gruesome story read on here!
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