Saint Achaicus of Corinth

Also known as

  • Akaikos
  • Akaikus



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.


Additional Information


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

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Achaicus of Corinth“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 June 2016. Web. 16 June 2021. <>