Saint Arthelais of Benvento, Patron Saint of Kidnap Victims

Saint Arthelais of Benvento, Patron Saint of Kidnap Victims (Memorial: March 3)

Extract from Saint Arthelais of Benvento: “Daughter of Roman imperial proconsul Lucius and Aithuesa. The emperor Justinian desired her, but she had taken vows of holy chastity. Fled to Benevento, Italy where she stayed with her uncle Narses Patricius. En route she was kidnapped by highway men, but was miraculously freed after three days.”


We, at the CTF/SOS DRS have prayed for the intercession of St. Arthelais of Benvento on behalf of those affected by the following catastrophes:

Human Trafficking in Haiti (Ongoing) (America) See World Mission Rosary Intentions: February 15- February 28, 2010.


That the Lord in His Divine Mercy – through the intercession of the Blessed Virgin Mary – may build up His Kingdom,

make these mysteries a reality in our lives, strengthen us in our common mission, and come to the aid of those for whom we pray.



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