Apostle Andronicus of the Seventy

The Holy Apostles of the Seventy Andronicus, Silas, Silvanus, Crescens, Epenetus and were disciples of the Savior.

The Apostle Andronicus is mentioned by Saint Paul: “Salute Andronicus and Junia, my kinsmen, ... who are of note among the Apostles, who also were in Christ, before me” (Rom. 16:7). The holy Apostle Andronicus was bishop in Pannonia (modern-day Hungary).

Sts Andronicus and Junia are also commemorated on May 17.