Saint Andeolus of Smyrna

statue of Saint Andeolus in the church of Saint-Andéol-de-Vals; sculptor unknown; photographed on 8 October 2010 by CUBALIBRE2; swiped from WikimediaAlso known as

  • Andeolus of Vivarais
  • Andeolus of Vals
  • Andeol of….
  • Andéolo of….
  • Andreolus of….

Memorial

Profile

Sub-deacon in Smyrna. Spiritual student of Saint Polycarp of Smyrna who sent him with Saint Benignus, Saint Andochius, and Saint Thyrsus to evangelize the Vivarais in Gaul. Scourged with thorny sticks and executed. Martyr.

Born

  • Smyrna

Died

Canonized

Representation

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Andeolus of Smyrna“. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 April 2015. Web. 5 July 2015. <>