New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Anastasius the Fuller


Martyr (c.304), born Aquileia, Italy. He followed the fuller’s trade at Salona, Dalmatia. Under Diocletian he was arrested and thrown into the sea because he painted a conspicuous cross on his door. His body was brought to Salona, where a church was built in his honor. In the 7th century his relics were transferred to Spalato. Patron of fullers and weavers. Feast, 26 August.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Anastasius the Fuller”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 July 2012. Web. 25 March 2018. <>