Lives of Illustrious Men – Gelasius the bishop


Gelasius, bishop of Rome wrote Against Eutyches end Nestorius a great and notable volume, also Treatises on various parts of the scripture and the sacraments written in a polished style. He also wrote Epistles against Peter and Acacius which are still preserved in the catholic church. He wrote also Hymns after the fashion of bishop Ambrosius. He died during the reign of the emperor Anastasius.

MLA Citation

  • Saint Jerome. “Gelasius 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. 21 May 2013. Web. 11 May 2021. <>