Book of Saints – Theophilus – 5 March

Saint TheophilusArticle

(Saint) Bishop (March 5) (2nd century) A Bishop of Caesarea in Palestine and a prominent opponent of the Quartodecimans, who insisted on keeping Easter on the Jewish Passover Day, whether it were a Sunday or not. He died about A.D. 195. Both Eusebius and Saint Jerome speak admiringly of the holiness of his life.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Theophilus”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 February 2017. Web. 20 February 2019. <>