New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Alexander Sauli


Apostle of Corsica. Born in 1533 in Milan, Italy; died on 11 October 1592 in Pavia, Italy. He was a Barnabite and as bishop of Aleria, Corsica from 1571 to 1591 he reclaimed the people from laxity and ignorance, rebuilt churches, founded colleges and seminaries, and placed the Church in a flourishing condition. He was bishop of Pavia from 1591 to 1592.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Alexander Sauli”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 October 2010. Web. 22 September 2021. <>