New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Chromatius


Confessor (c.387-406) Bishop of Aquileia. A scholarly theologian, he was in active correspondence with Rufinus, Saint Ambrose, and Saint Jerome, many of their works being written at his suggestion. He successfully combated Arianism in his own diocese. There are preserved 17 treatises by Saint Chromatius on Saint Matthew’s Gospel. Feast, 2 December.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Chromatius”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 September 2012. Web. 11 December 2018. <>