Lives of Illustrious Men – Basilius the bishop


Basil bishop of Ancyra, a doctor of medicine, wrote a book Against Marcellus and on virginity and some other things, and in the reign of Constantius was, with Eustathius of Sebaste, primate of Macedonia.

MLA Citation

  • Saint Jerome. “Basilius the bishop”. Lives of Illustrious Men, with the Authors whom Gennadius Added after the Death of the Blessed Jerome, translated by Ernest Cushing Richardson. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 August 2012. Web. 19 October 2020. <>