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Where was Saint Peter from?

Peter was from the town of Bethsaida in Galilee near the Sea of Tiberias. St. Peter (a.k.a. the Apostle Simon Peter, Petrus, the Rock) was from Bethsaida.

Who was Saint Tiberius?

Tiberias was a martyr with Modestus and Florentia. They suffered during the persecution of Emperor Diocletian at Agde, France, about the year 303. His feast day is November 10. Little else is known about him.