A report on Evasius

Giovanni Martino Spanzotti, The saints Evasio (probably) and Peter Martyr. Oil on wood, c. 1595–1600. National Gallery, London.
Evasius as Bishop of Asti from a 1677 ex voto in the Confraternita della Trinità

Believed to have been a missionary and bishop of Asti, in north-west Italy.

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Giovanni Martino Spanzotti, The saints Evasio (probably) and Peter Martyr. Oil on wood, c. 1595–1600. National Gallery, London.

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Asti Cathedral

Roman Catholic Diocese of Asti

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Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory in Piedmont, northern Italy, centered in the city of Asti.

Roman Catholic ecclesiastical territory in Piedmont, northern Italy, centered in the city of Asti.

Asti Cathedral
View of Asti and the Collegiata di San Secondo – Antonio Bignoli 1857.

There has been some controversy as to the beginning of the Diocese of Asti and the episcopate of St. Evasius, once placed by some at much earlier dates.

Casale Monferrato

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Town in the Piedmont region of Italy, in the province of Alessandria.

Town in the Piedmont region of Italy, in the province of Alessandria.

The fortified town from an engraving of 1745. On the left the river Po, and to the right the star-shaped cittadella
Memorial to asbestos victims on the former Eternit factory site.
Piazza Mazzini
The Torre Civica
The Cathedral's narthex
Piazza Mazzini; in the background Via Saffi leads past the civic tower towards Piazza Castello
Santa Caterina. Note the elliptical drum
The Theatre
Neoclassical façade of Santa Croce by Francesco Ottavio Magnocavalli
Ai caduti: the war memorial
Palazzo Treville
Palazzo San Giorgio, the town hall
Portrait of Anna d'Alençon by Macrino d'Alba
Niccolò Musso, self-portrait
Ascanio Sobrero
Roberto Bolle
Piazza Santo Stefano
Church of Santo Stefano
Carlo Alberto
The Castle
The Torre Civica
San Domenico
Synagogue of Casale
The cathedral of Sant’Evasio

It was here (according to late and unreliable accounts) that one Saint Evasius, along with 146 followers, was decapitated on the orders of the Arian Duke Attabulo.