Saint John of Vilna

Also known as

  • Milhey

Memorial

Profile

Young nobleman 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 John of Vilna“. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 April 2012. Web. 7 July 2015. <>