First-century Christian mentioned by the Saint Paul the Apostle in 1st Corinthians as taking correspondence back and forth between Paul and the Corinthians. Orthodox tradition makes him one of the 70 Disciples.
I rejoice in the arrival of Stephanas, Fortunatus, and Achaicus, because they made up for your absence, for they refreshed my spirit as well as yours. So give recognition to such people. – 1st Corinthians 16:17-18
- “Saint Fortunatus of Corinth“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 June 2016. Web. 22 January 2017. <>