Saint Andrew the Tribune

Saint Andrew StratelatesAlso known as

  • Andrew Stratelates
  • Andrew of Cilicia



Soldier. Tribune in the Greek army. Convert to Christianity, along with a number of his men, following a miraculous victory over the Persians. Martyred by Seleucus as a group for their new faith.


  • 300 at Mount Tarsus, Cilicia (in modern Turkey)
  • relics of Andrew and some unnamed fellow soldiermartyrs are venerated in the church of Saint Vincent, Brioude, France


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Andrew the Tribune“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 July 2019. Web. 27 November 2021. <>