Priest. Bishop of Como, Italy. Noted theologian. Attended the Council of Constantinople in 450. Diplomat from Pope Leo the Great to Emperor Theodosius II. Papal legate to the Council of Chalcedon in 451. Attended the Council of Milan in 452. Fought Eutychianism, which denied Jesus’ human nature, and Nestorianism. Sometimes credited with the authorship of the Te Deum.
- at Thessalonica, Greece
- 469 of natural causes
- raising a rich pagan‘s son to life
- “Saint Abundius of Como“. CatholicSaints.Info. 3 July 2015. Web. 9 February 2016. <>