Saint Venerius of Milan

16th century wooden bas-relief statue of Saint Venerius of Milan, choir, cathedral of Milan, ItalyAlso known as

  • Venerio



Friend of Saint Paulinus of Nola, Saint Delphinus of Bordeaux, and Saint Chromatius of Aquileia. Ordained as a deacon by Saint Ambrose of Milan. Second bishop of Milan c.400. Supported the Council of Carthage in 401. Supported Saint John Chrysostom in his disputes.



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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Venerius of Milan“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 December 2021. Web. 17 January 2022. <>