CAIUS SOLLIUS APOLLINARIS SIDONIUS (c. 430-487 or 488), Christian writer and bishop, was horn in Lyons about A.D.
In return Apollinaris composed a panegyric in his honour (as he had previously done for Avitus), which won for him a statue at Rome and the title of count.
The Letters, which are very stilted, also reveal Apollinaris as a man of genial temper, fond of good living and of pleasure.
Apollinaris Sidonius (the names are commonly inverted by the French) is the subject of numerous monographs, historical and literary.
In the latest empire Ausonius, Symmachus, Apollinaris, Sidonius and other Gaulish writers, chiefly of Gallia Comata, kept alive the classical literary tradition, not only for Gaul but for the world.
Apollinaris and Vitalis.
A further complication was added when, in 375, Vitalius, one of Meletius's presbyters, was consecrated bishop by the heretical bishop Apollinaris of Laodicea.
Each play has an argument in metre by Sulpicius Apollinaris (2nd century of our era).
Apollinaris denied the completeness of the human nature, and substituted the divine Logos for the reasonable soul of man.
But even here it was impossible that an open rupture Miltiades, 7rEpi 7rpoifr, r At the same time as Miltiades, if not earlier, Apollinaris of Hierapolis also wrote against the Montanists.
I, 7) and by Apollinaris Sidonius (Epp. ix.
Gregory of Tours gives a list of 206 miracles wrought by him after his death; Sidonius Apollinaris composed a metrical biography of him.
In the immediate vicinity lies the Apollinaris spring.
In the second half of the 5th century the foremost representative of Latin studies in Gaul was Apollinaris Sidonius (fl.
20; Quartodecimans of Asia Minor, who observed the Christian Pascha on the " 14th," no matter on what day of the week it fell; Claudius Apollinaris, Clement of Alexandria, Hippolytus, all three quoted in the Paschal Chronicle; Irenaeus (apparently) Iv.
His teachers and friends included many distinguished men - Sulpicius Apollinaris, Herodes Atticus and Fronto.
Are Jordanes, Prosper's Chronicles, written in the 6th century, and the poet Apollinaris Sidonius.
See Sidonius Apollinaris, Panegyric of Majorian; Gibbon, Decline and Fall, ch.
Just below the town, on a height overlooking the Rhine, stands the Apollinaris church, built 1839-53 on the site of a chapel formerly dedicated to St Martin, and containing the relics of St Apollinaris.
According to legend, the ship conveying the relics of the three kings and of Bishop Apollinaris from Milan to Cologne in 1164 could not be got to move away from the spot until the bones of St Apollinaris had been interred .in St Martin's chapel.
"The Chalcedonian Definition is victorious, but Apollinaris is not overcome"; what John gives with the one hand he takes away with the other.
The chief original authorities are Ammianus Marcellinus, Priscus, J ordanes, Procopius, Sidonius Apollinaris and Menander Protector.
In Christian times the word was used for a feast in memory of the dead (Sidonius Apollinaris, Epistulae, iv.
The undoubted reference to Juvenal in Sidonius Apollinaris as the victim of the rage of an actor only proves that the original story from which all the varying versions of the lives are derived was generally believed before the middle of the 5th century of our era.
The earliest evidence for the banishment of Juvenal is that of Sidonius Apollinaris (c. 480), Carm.
For Gaul about the year 50o we have the testimony of Sidonius Apollinaris (iv.
"APOLLINARIS the Younger" (d.
He collaborated with his father Apollinaris the Elder in reproducing the Old Testament in the form of Homeric and Pindaric poetry, and the New after the fashion of Platonic dialogues, when the emperor Julian had forbidden Christians to teach the classics.
It was held that the system of Apollinaris was really Docetism (see Docetae), that if the Godhood without constraint swayed the manhood there was no possibility of real human probation or of real advance in Christ's manhood.
Although Apollinaris was a prolific writer, scarcely anything has survived under his own name.
Lietzmann, Apollinaris von Laodicea and seine Schule (Tubingen, 1905).
A description of the institution and character of the Ascensiontide rogations is given by Sidonius Apollinaris (Ep. v.
The suggestion has been hazarded that this revision was due to the school of Apollinaris of Laodicea (died circ. A.D.
He brought out many editions of Latin and Byzantine chroniclers of the middle ages: Ennodius and Flodoard (16ri), Sidonius Apollinaris (1614), the life of St Leo IX.