Blessed Andrew of Segni

Also known as

  • Andrew of Conti
  • Andrew of Anagni
  • Andrew of Comitibus

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Member of the royal family of Anagni, Italy. Nephew of Pope Alexander IV. Franciscan lay-brother. Hermit in the Apennines mountains in Italy. Known as a mystic, he was routinely visited and attacked by demons his whole life. Pope Boniface VIII wished to make him a cardinal, but Andrew declined, citing his inadequacy and his love of solitude.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Andrew of Segni“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 January 2014. Web. 21 September 2014. <>