Saint Achilleus of Vienne

Memorial

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Deacon. Sent by Saint Irenaeus of Lyons to evangelize around Vienne, France. Martyr.

Died

  • scourged, had their legs crushed, were bound to wheels in motion, stifled with smoke while stretched on the rack, and finally run through with a sword in 212 at Valence, France

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Achilleus of Vienne“. Saints.SQPN.com. 1 March 2014. Web. 22 September 2014. <>