Book of Saints – Leucius of Brindisi


(Saint) Bishop (January 11) (2nd century) Venerated as the first Bishop of Brindisi in the South of Italy, whither he is said to have come as a missionary from Alexandria. His death is variously dated between A.D. 172 and A.D. 180. Another Saint of the same name, likewise Bishop of Brindisi, and who flourished in the beginning of the fifth century, is mentioned by Saint Gregory the Great.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Leucius of Brindisi”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 November 2014. Web. 30 July 2021. <>