Church of St Catherine of Alexandria

Local nameChurch of St Catherine of Alexandria
LocationMsida, Malta

Saint Catherine of Alexandria, or Saint Katharine of Alexandria, also known as Saint Catherine of the Wheel and The Great Martyr Saint Catherine, is, according to tradition, a Christian saint and virgin, who was martyred in the early 4th century at the hands of the pagan emperor Maxentius. According to her hagiography, she was both a princess and a noted scholar, who became a Christian around the age of 14, converted hundreds of people to Christianity, and was martyred around the age of 18. More than 1,100 years after Catherine's martyrdom, Joan of Arc identified her as one of the saints who appeared to and counselled her.The Eastern Orthodox Church venerates her as a Great Martyr and celebrates her…

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Catherine_of_Alexandria

Address Triq il-Merkanti, Valletta VLT, Malta

Coordinates 35°53'46.376" N 14°30'39.833" E

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