Saunt Sebastian

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Saint Sebastian o Avla
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Martyrdom o Saunt Sebastian, bi Il Sodoma, c. 1525
Captain o the Praetorian Guard
Roman Soldier, Healer and Martyr
BornNarbonne, Gaul c. 256 AD
Dee'd20 January, 287 AD
Veneratit inCatholic Kirk
Eastren Orthodoxy
Oriental Orthodoxy
Anglicanism
Aglipayan Kirk
FeastJanuar 20 (Catholic),
December 18 (Eastren Orthodox)
AttributesTied tae a post, pillar or a tree, shot bi arrows, clubbed tae daith
PatronageSauldiers, 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.