Saint Acisclus

photograph of a polychrome and gilt wood reliquary bust of Saint Acisclus, by Pedro de Mena y Medrano, c.1680; Hispanic Institute, New York; swiped off Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Aciscle
  • Acisclo
  • Ascylus
  • Iscle
  • Ocysellus

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Brother of Saint Victoria of Cordoba. Martyred in the persecutions of Diocletian. After their deaths, their home was turned into a church. They have an office in the Mozabic Liturgy, and devotion to them is widespread throughout Spain and France.

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  • “Saint Acisclus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 November 2010. Web. 2 September 2015. <>