Saint Birillus of Catania

Saint Birillus of Catania being consecrated by Saint PeterAlso known as

  • Berillo
  • Beryl
  • Beryllus

Memorial

Profile

Travelling companion of Saint Peter the Apostle. First bishop of Catania, Sicily, consecrated by Saint Peter.

Born

  • Antioch

Died

  • c.90 of natural causes

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Birillus of Catania“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 March 2010. Web. 6 July 2015. <>