New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Abundius

detail from an old Italian Saint Abundius of Como holy card, date unknown, artist unknownArticle

Confessor; died 469. Bishop of Como, Italy, born in Thessalonica. As legate of Pope Leo I he combated vigorously the heresies of Nestorians and Eutychians at the councils, of Constantinople (450), Chalcedon (451), and Milan (452). He is sometimes credited with the authorship of the “Te Deum.” Feast, 2 April.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Abundius”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 July 2012. Web. 10 July 2020. <>