Saint '''Pelagia of Antioch'' is a virgin-[[ martyr]] [[ saint]] in the Church.
lived in what is now the modern country of Turkey in the early fourth century. When she was around fifteen years old, a group of soldiers came to arrest her for being a Christian. When the soldiers attempted to sexually assault her, she jumped from her roof rather than face the dishonor it would bring her. Her feast is held on [[ October 8]] .