Presbyters Uniwersytet Warszawski
PR 106

Asellus, presbyter of Roman church, early 5th c.

Reference to prosopography: PCBE Italie 1: Asellus 4

Chronological and
geographical framework:

Born: ... - 395
Died: 419 - ...
Attested presbyterial activity: 418 - 419 in Rome (Rome),


Asellus was one of the legates of Pope Zosimus, sent in 418 to Africa together with bishop Faustinus and presbyter Philip to assess the charges against presbyter Apiarius.


Described by a title - Presbyter/πρεσβύτερος
Ecclesiastical administration - Participation in councils and ecclesiastical courts
Ecclesiastical administration - Ecclesiastical envoy
Please quote this record referring to its author, database name, number, and, if possible, stable URL: S. Adamiak, Presbyters in the Late Antique West, PR106,