New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Aristarchus of Thessalonica


(1st century) Disciple of Saint Paul whom he accompanied in his Apostolic missions (Acts, 20; 27) to Ephesus, Corinth, Jerusalem, and finally Rome. In the Epistle to the Colossians, Paul calls him “my fellow prisoner.” Venerated as a martyr, 4 August.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Aristarchus of Thessalonica”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 July 2012. Web. 28 May 2016. <>