Saint Alexis of Kiev

Also known as

  • Alexius of Kiev
  • Alexius of Moscow

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Russian nobleman who gave up his worldly position to become a Basilian monk. Archbishop of Kiev. Well educated, but he was more known for his spiritual wisdom; even the Sultan of the Turks in Asia Minor sought his advice.

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Alexis of Kiev”. Saints.SQPN.com. 27 May 2012. Web. 25 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/saint-alexis-of-kiev/>