Saint Apollonius of Brescia

detail of a 13th-century bas-relief of Saint Apollonius of Brescia, old cathedral of Brescia, Italy; photographed on 28 December 2007 by Bolo77; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsMemorial


Second century bishop of Brescia, Italy. Baptized Saint Afra of Brescia. The Acts of Saints Faustinus and Jovita say that Apollonius was the bishop who ordained them.



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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Apollonius of Brescia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 June 2009. Web. 20 January 2021. <>