Book of Saints – Asclas


ASCLAS (Saint) Martyr (January 23) (4th century) He suffered in the persecution under Diocletian. After being put to severe torture he was thrown into the Nile at Antinoe in Egypt. His judge thereupon is said to have become a Christian and a Martyr.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Asclas”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 1 August 2012. Web. 27 October 2020. <>