Educated by Jesuits. Joined the Jesuits in 1760. Ordained in 1766. Taught moral theology in the seminary in Laon, France, and served as spiritual director. Superior-general of his Congregation in 1786. Imprisoned and executed for refusing to take the schismatic oath of allegiance to the civil constitution of the French Revolution. One of the Martyrs of September.
- “Blessed René-Marie Andrieux“. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 April 2015. Web. 1 October 2016. <>