Saint Achilleus of Terracina

Also known as

  • Acilius

Memorial

Profile

Soldier in the imperial Roman army, and a member of the Praetorian Guard. Convert to Christianity, baptized by Saint Peter the Apostle. Exiled for his faith to the island of Pontia, he suffered with Saint Flavia Domitilla, and was martyred with his brother Saint Nereus.

Died

Canonized

Representation

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Achilleus of Terracina“. Saints.SQPN.com. 13 April 2014. Web. 23 April 2014. <>