Eusebius of Caesarea
biographical name circa 260-circa 339 theologian & church historian

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  • Eusebius of Caesarea —     Eusebius of Cæsarea     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Eusebius of Cæsarea     Eusebius Pamphili, Bishop of Cæsarea in Palestine, the Father of Church History ; b. about 260; d. before 341.     LIFE     It will save lengthy digression if we at… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Eusebius of Caesarea — (c. 260–c. 340)    Bishop and Historian.    Eusebius was a pupil of Pamphilus who kept a theological school in Caesarea and was himself a pupil of origen. After a period of wandering, he became Bishop of Caesarea in c. 315 and attended the… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Eusebius of Caesarea — (Pamphili) A.D. 263? c340, Christian theologian and historian: Bishop of Caesarea c315 c340. * * * flourished 4th century, Caesarea Palestinae, Palestine Bishop and historian of early Christianity. Baptized and ordained at Caesarea in Palestine,… …   Universalium

  • Eusebius of Caesarea — noun Christian bishop of Caesarea in Palestine; a church historian and a leading early Christian exegete (circa 270 340) • Syn: ↑Eusebius • Instance Hypernyms: ↑bishop, ↑historian, ↑historiographer * * * (Pamphili) A.D. 263? c340, Christian… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eusebius of Caesarea — Eu•se′bi•us of Caesare′a [[t]yuˈsi bi əs[/t]] n. big (Pamphili) a.d. 263?–c340, Christian theologian and historian …   From formal English to slang

  • Eusebius von Caesarea — (* 260/64 in Palaestina; † 339/40), griechisch Eusebios von Kaisareia, war ein spätantiker christlicher Theologe und Geschichtsschreiber. Eusebius wird als der Vater der Kirchengeschichte bezeichnet und zu den Kirchenvätern gezählt.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eusebius of Emesa — (ca. 300 ndash;ca. 360) was a learned ecclesiastic of the Greek church. He was born at Edessa about the beginning of the 4th century. After receiving his early education in his native town, he studied theology at Caesarea and Antioch and… …   Wikipedia

  • Eusebius of Nicomedia — (died 341) was a bishop of Berytus (modern day Beirut) in Phoenicia, then of Nicomedia where the imperial court resided in Bithynia, and finally of Constantinople from 338 up to his death. Influence in the Imperial family and the Imperial… …   Wikipedia

  • Eusebius of Alexandria — Eusebius of Alexandria, is an author to whom certain extant homilies are attributed.These homilies enjoyed some renown in the Eastern Church in the sixth and seventh centuries. Their homiletical merit does not rise above mediocrity, and nothing… …   Wikipedia

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