Saunt Sebastian

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Saint Sebastian o Avla
Sodoma 003.jpg
Martyrdom o Saunt Sebastian, bi Il Sodoma, c. 1525
Captain o the Praetorian Guard
Roman Soldier, Healer and Martyr
Born Narbonne, Gaul c. 256 AD
Dee'd 20 January, 287 AD
Veneratit in Catholic Kirk
Eastren Orthodoxy
Oriental Orthodoxy
Anglicanism
Aglipayan Kirk
Feast Januar 20 (Catholic),
December 18 (Eastren Orthodox)
Attributes Tied tae a post, pillar or a tree, shot bi arrows, clubbed tae daith
Patronage Sauldiers, plague-stricken, airchers, haly Christian daith, athletes, Roman Catholic Diocese o Tarlac

Saunt Sebastian (died c. 288) wis an early Christian saunt an martyr. Accordin tae Christian belief, he wis killed during the Roman emperor Diocletian's persecution o Christians.