Lives of Illustrious Men – Theophilus another bishop

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Theophilus, bishop of Caesarea in Palestine, the city formerly called Turris Stratonis, in the reign of the emperor Severus wrote, in conjunction with other bishops, a synodical letter of great utility against those who celebrated the passover with the Jews on the fourteenth day of the month.

MLA Citation

  • Saint Jerome. “Theophilus another bishop”. Lives of Illustrious Men, translated by Ernest Cushing Richardson. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 November 2014. Web. 15 December 2017. <>