Epiphanius (Vitae prophetarum) says that he came up from Babylon while still young, prophesied the return, witnessed the building of the temple and received an honoured burial near the priests.
Closely related to this is the account in the Syntagma of Hippolytus, which is preserved in Epiphanius, Haer.
Epiphanius too tells us that the teaching of Basilides had its beginning in the question as to the origin of evil (Haer.
From Epiphanius (loc. cit.) and Ephraem Syrus (Opp. Syr.
Other copies give the names of Gregory Theologus, Epiphanius, Chrysostom and Isidore.
Epiphanius ad physiologum, ed.
But, when the zeal of Epiphanius was kindled against him, when Jerome, alarmed about his own reputation, and in defiance of his past attitude, turned against his once honoured teacher, and Theophilus, patriarch of Alexandria, found it prudent, for political reasons, and out of consideration for the uneducated monks, to condemn Origen - then his authority received a shock from which it never recovered.
Vi.; Epiphanius, Haer.
22) and Epiphanius (Haer., xvii.), or with the sect of disciples of John who remained apart from Christianity.
According to an old tradition, supported by evidence drawn from Epiphanius and Chrysostom, this was due to a sermon preached before the emperor Constantius, in which he revealed Homousian views.
Epiphanius tells us that some said Clement was an Alexandrian, others that he was an Athenian (Haer.
In Luc. i.) and Epiphanius (Haer.
But this was only a revision, for as early as 3 76 Epiphanius (Haer.
709-712), and is of opinion that this gospel, in the form in which it was known to Epiphanius, Jerome and Origen, was " a recast of an older original," which, written originally in Aramaic, was nearly related to the Logia used by St Matthew and the Ebionitic writing used by St Luke, " which itself was only a later redaction of the Logia."
The only surviving fragments of the Gospel of the Twelve have been preserved by Epiphanius (Haer.
- Mentioned by Epiphanius (Haer.
- A fragmentary edition of the canonical Matthew according to Epiphanius (Haer.
A quotation from this gospel is given by Epiphanius.
31.1); Epiphanius (xxxviii.
See Epiphanius, Haer.
- This book was an antiJewish legend representing Zacharias as having been put to death by the Jews because he had seen the God of the Jews in the form of an ass in the temple (Epiphanius, Haer.
- Epiphanius (Haer.
A fragment is preserved in Epiphanius, Haer.
25; Epiphanius, Haer.
25.6), Epiphanius (Haer.
79), the Apostolici (Epiphanius lxi.
They are first referred to by Epiphanius and next by Jerome.
He spent part of his life in Cyprus, and was a friend of Epiphanius, bishop of Salamis.
It is most probably distinct from the 'Aran&Autkes 'Af3pa6 u used by the gnostic Sethites (Epiphanius, Haer.
The first may possibly be the 'Ava(3arixov HaLXou mentioned by Epiphanius (Haer.
C. 212) says that it was pronounced Iaoue.5 Epiphanius (d.
At the close of the reign of Antoninus Pius - probably in the year 156 (Epiphanius) - Montanus appeared at Ardabau in Mysia, near the Phrygian border, bringing revelations of the "Spirit" to Christendom.
236, and Epiphanius (Haer.
Marcellus, the exiled bishop of Ancyra, is quoted by Epiphanius as presenting it to Bishop Julius of Rome c. A.D.
1652) was the first to remark that the so-called Constantinopolitan form was quoted by Epiphanius before the Council met, but was not able to explain the fact.
The revised Jerusalem Creed was quoted by Epiphanius in his treatise The Anchored One, c. A.D.
His letters (especially Ep. 45) are full of outcries against his enemies and of indignant protestations that he had done nothing unbecoming a Christian, that he had taken no money, nor gifts great nor small, that he had no delight in silken attire, sparkling gems or gold ornaments, that no matron moved him unless by penitence and fasting, &c. His route is given in the third book In Rufinum; he went by Rhegium and Cyprus, where he was entertained by Bishop Epiphanius, to Antioch.
5), and the Alogi assigned both Revelation and the Gospel to Cerinthus (Epiphanius, Haer.
Though a few later authorities, such as Epiphanius and Theophylact, assign the book to earlier or later periods, the main body of early Christian tradition attests the date of its composition in the closing years of Domitian.
The chief source of information is a life written by St Jerome; it was based upon a letter, no longer extant, written by St Epiphanius, who had known Hilarion.
It is there said that he went from Egypt to Sicily, and thence to Epidaurus, and finally to Cyprus where he met Epiphanius and died in 371.
His work De Fide has been preserved in connexion with a refutation written by Epiphanius (Haer.
But could Christians sufficiently numerous to deserve a long discussion by St Epiphanius in 374-377, who upheld the Synoptists, stoutly opposed the Gnostics and Montanists, and had escaped every special designation till the bishop nicknamed them the " Alogoi " (irrational rejectors of the Logos-Gospel), dare, in such a time and country, to hold such views, had the apostolic origin been incontestable ?
The order is recognized in the canons of the councils of Nicaea (325) and Chalcedon (451), and is frequently mentioned in the writings of Chrysostom (some of whose letters are addressed to deaconesses at Constantinople), Epiphanius, Basil, and indeed most of the more important Fathers of the 4th and 5th centuries.
Epiphanius says quite distinctly that they were woman-elders and not priestesses in any sense of the term, and that their mission was not to interfere with the functions allotted to priests but simply to perform certain offices in connexion with the care of women.
Letters of the archdeacon Epiphanius to the patriarch Maximianus (Migne, Patr.
And Epiphanius (Haer.