(Saint) (July 13) (1st century) The disciple and companion of Saint Paul, of whom we read in the Acts of the Apostles (15 – 18). His name is spelled Silvanus in the Epistles (1 and 2 Thessalonians), both written from Corinth. Tradition adds that Saint Silas remained in Europe and died in Macedonia.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Silas”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 July 2016. Web. 10 December 2016. <>