Basilica of Sts. Cosmas and Damian

Basilica of Sts. Cosmas and Damian

An alabaster reliquary in the lower chapel of the basilica of Santi Cosma e Damiano, near the Colosseum, has the relics of Saints Cosmas and Damian. The church is also noted for its beautiful mosaics. Relics of Sts. Marcus (†387), Victor, Marcellinus (†387), Tranquillinus (†286), Pope Felix II (†365), Abundius (†303), and Abundantius (†303) are also in the church.

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January 16, 2014 · 8:17 PM

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