Saints of the Day – Agrecius of Trier, Bishop

Saint Agrecius of TrierArticle

(also known as Agritius of Trèves) Died c.333. Saint Agrecius preceded Saint Maximinus as bishop of Trèves (Trier in the Palatinate, Germany). He took part in the council of Arles in 314. An 11th century vita tells how Agrecius, with the help of Saint Helena of Constantinople procured the Holy Coat of Trier, which is said to be the seamless garment of Our Lord (Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 September 2021. Web. 1 December 2021. <>