Saint Erastus

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Treasurer of the city of Corinth, Greece. Convert, brought to the faith by Saint Paul the Apostle. Assisted Paul, especially around Corinth. Bishop of Philippi, Macedonia. Martyr.

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Readings

Erastus, the city treasurer, and our brother Quartus greet you. - Romans 16:23

Then he sent to Macedonia two of his assistants, Timothy and Erastus, while he himself stayed for a while in the province of Asia. - Acts 19:22

Erastus remained in Corinth, while I left Trophimus sick at Miletus. - 2nd Timothy 4:20

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Erastus“. Saints.SQPN.com. 29 December 2012. Web. 23 July 2014. <>