Christian Cyclopedia

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(Gennaro; fl. 3d c.). Bp. Beneventum, It.; allegedly martyred at Pozzuoli, near Naples, in Diocletian-Maximian persecution (see Persecution of Christians, 4); since ca. the 14th c., relics of his blood are said to liquify a number of times a yr.

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