Saint Evasius of Asti

detail of an Italian holy card of Saint Evasius of Asti, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

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First bishop of Asti in the Piedmont of Italy. Opponent of Arianism, which led to his martyrdom under Julian the Apostate. There are serveral accounts of his life, but none are reliable.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Evasius of Asti“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 November 2016. Web. 21 January 2021. <>