Eusebius

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Eusebius o Caesarea
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Eusebius in a modren eemaginin
Born Eusebius
260/265
Dee'd 339/340
Thrift Bishop, historian, theologian
Period Constantinian Roum
Notable warks Ecclesiastical history, On the Life o Pamphilus, Chronicle, On the Martyrs

Eusebius o Caesarea (Greek: Εὐσέβιος, Eusébios; AD 260/265 – 339/340), an aa kent as Eusebius Pamphili, wis a Greek historian o Christianity, exegete, an Christian polemicist. He acame the bishop o Caesarea Maritima aboot 314 AD. Thegither wi Pamphilus, he wis a scholar o the Biblical canon an is regairdit as an extremely well learned Christian o his time.[1] He wrote Demonstrations o the Gospel, Preparations for the Gospel, an On Discrepancies atween the Gospels, studies o the Biblical text. As "Faither o Kirk History" he produced the Ecclesiastical History, On the Life o Pamphilus, the Chronicle an On the Martyrs.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. González, Justo (1984), "14 – Official Theology: Eusebius of Caesarea", The Story of Christianity, Prince Press, p. 129, ISBN 978-1-56563-522-7, retrieved 17 May 2013