Saint Evasius of Asti

detail of a painting of Saint Evasius of Asti; 1677, artist unknown; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageMemorial

Profile

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.

Born

Died

Canonized

Patronage

Representation

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Evasius of Asti“. Saints.SQPN.com. 22 December 2014. Web. 28 December 2014. <>