Saint Andrew the Tribune

Saint Andrew Stratelates
Also known as

  • Andrew Stratelates

Memorial

Profile

Soldier. Tribune in the Greek army. Convert to Christianity, along with a number of his men, following a miraculous victory over the Persians. Martyred by Seleucus as a group for their new faith.

Died

  • 300 at Mount Tarsus, Cilicia (in modern Turkey)
  • relics of Andrew and some unnamed fellow soldier-martyrs are venerated in the church of Saint Vincent, Brioude, France

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Andrew the Tribune“. Saints.SQPN.com. 11 March 2013. Web. 19 April 2014. <>