Saint Philip of Agira

icon of Saint Philip of Agirone, date unknown, author unknownAlso known as

  • Apostle of the Sicilians
  • Philip of Aggira
  • Philip of Agirone
  • Philip of Agirya
  • Philip of Argira

Memorial

Profile

First Christian missionary to Sicily. Exorcist. Many stories grew up around him, all apparently legend.

Born

  • c.396 in Thrace

Died

Canonized

Patronage

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Philip of Agira“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 May 2015. Web. 7 July 2015. <>