Saint Andrew of Troas

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Christian imprisoned for refusing to sacrifice to pagan idols during the persecutions of Decius. After one night in prison, a mob stirred up by the priests of Diana demanded that he and Saint Paul be turned over to them. The two were scourged, dragged out of town, and murdered. Martyr.

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Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Andrew of Troas“. Saints.SQPN.com. 14 May 2013. Web. 25 July 2014. <>