Valerian's Sacrifice Chapter Summary

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Valerian asked to see the angel, but Cecilia said to get Baptized first. When Valerian returned, he saw Cecilia with the angel, and she was crowned with a chaplet of rose and a lily. Valerian’s brother Turcius Almachius., heard of the angel, and so Tibertius got baptized. Together, they dedicated their lives to burying the saints who were murdered each day by the prefect of the city, Turcius Almachius. Eventually, they were caught and were arrested. They were then taken to the prefect of the city. The prefect asked for them to offer a sacrifice from the Gods, but they wouldn’t. Afterwards, they were executed. Saint Cecilia spent her time preaching and in her lifetime, she was able to convert over four hundred people, and most were baptized

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