Saint Eustace of Vilna

Also known as

  • Eustachius
  • Nizilon

Memorial

Profile

Young nobleman and chamberlain at the court of Duke Olgierd. Originally a fire worshipper, he converted to Christianity. Martyred for refusing to eat meat on a day of abstinence.

Died

Canonized

  • by Patriarch Alexius of Kiow

Patronage

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Eustace of Vilna“. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 August 2009. Web. 23 May 2015. <>