July 24 _. † Holy Martyr Christina Born in Tyre, she was the daughter of a rich and famous pagan. Having known the true faith, she destroyed the idols in the house of her father and she was turned over by him as a Christian woman to the most terrible tortures. St. Christina was beaten, planed with sharp iron, burned with fire, thrown into a pit with adders and so forth. Finally, the warriors have pierced St. Christina with swords and spears (about the year 300)   Click Here  . Holy Martyr Christin 7 24