Saint Equizio of Telese

detail of an Italian holy card of Saint Equizio of Telese, artist, photographer and date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Equizio the Deacon



Deacon to Saint Palerio of Telese.


  • buried in the church of San Palerio at an unknown point
  • grave re-discovered following a vision in 1167
  • relics re-discovered in 1712 when the old church was being demolished
  • relics enshrined under the high altar of the church of Saint John the Baptist on 5 March 1713


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Equizio of Telese“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 June 2015. Web. 25 February 2018. <>