Saint Ascla of Antinoe

Memorial

Profile

Tortured and martyred by governor Arrian of Thebaid, Egypt in the persecutions of Diocletian for publicly proclaiming his faith.

Born

Died

  • drowned in the river Nile with a stone around his neck at Antinoe, Thebaid, Egypt

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Ascla of Antinoe“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 January 2017. Web. 24 September 2017. <>