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Tomb of Santa Cecilia in the Catacombs of St. Callixtus in Rome where half a million Christians, martyrs and 16 popes are buried, as well as St. Cecilia, patron saint of musicians, whose remains were moved to Santa Cecilia in Trastevere in central Rome in 821 A.D.

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HISTORY CORNER: The Catacombs of Rome
September 13, 2020 1 a.m.

HISTORY CORNER: The Catacombs of Rome

Final resting place for martyrs, saints and commoners in the glory days of the Roman Empire

It was sometimes dangerous to be a Christian or Jew in Rome in the first two centuries after the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ.