Eusebius in his Onomasticon uses it as a central point from which the distances of other towns are measured.
Eusebius (Life of Const.
Eusebius did not find them in the Hexaplar Septuagint.'
The years 490-480 (Eusebius, Chron.
The better sources make Sardica the scene of meeting and name Eusebius (of Nicomedia) as the prelate who attended Constantine.
Eusebius testifies (H.E.
The `EAXnvucwv OEpairEvruo lraen,uhTwv (De Curandis Graecorum Affectionibus) - written before 438 - is of an historical and apologetic character, very largely indebted to Clement of Alexandria and Eusebius; it aims at showing the advantages of Christianity as compared with " the moribund but still militant " Hellenism of the day, and deals with the assaults of pagan adversaries.
69), Justin, Melito (in Eusebius, H.E., iv.
From Alexandria we get Athanasius, Didymus and Cyril; from Cyrene, Synesius; from Antioch, Theodore of Mopsuestia, John Chrysostom and Theodoret; from Palestine, Eusebius of Caesarea and Cyril of Jerusalem; from Cappadocia, Basil, Gregory of Nyssa and Gregory of Nazianzus.
Other apologies are by Aristides (recently recovered in translation), Athenagoras (" elegant "), Eusebius of Caesarea, Cyril of Alexandria; in Latin by Minucius Felix, Tertullian (a masculine spirit and phrase-coiner like T.
It is true that Eusebius, in his Chronicle, dates his first appearance from A.D.
133, but according to Eusebius, Hist.
The site was known, and some scanty ruins still existed, in the time of Eusebius and Jerome (Onomast., s.v.
To Eusebius the erection of a temple of Venus over the sepulchre of Christ was an act of mockery against the Christian religion.
For the translations, see the various editions of Origen, Eusebius, &c.
Eusebius (to whom we owe our full knowledge of his life) collected more than a hundred of Origen's letters, arranged them in books, and deposited them in the library at Caesarea (H.
In the 4th century Pamphilus, Eusebius of Caesarea, Athanasius, the Cappadocians, Didymus, and Rufinus were on the side of Origen against the attacks of Methodius and many others.
This, however, is not the primitive form of the legend, which a close examination shows to be derived from the following story related by Eusebius in his Historia Ecclesiastica (vii.
54); the tradition in which he and the Jordan figure so largely is not original, and is therefore worthless; at the same time it is true that their baptismal praxis and its interpretation place them in the same religious group with the Hemerobaptists of Eusebius (H.
Melchiades was preceded and followed by Eusebius and Silvester I.
Thus Eusebius (Hist.
In 1893 he published a history of early Christian literature down to Eusebius, Geschichte der altchristl.
10, § 12) - hence its highly rhetorical character - from which Eusebius gives the extract about the Essenes; while this in its turn may have constituted the fourth book of a large work entitled ("sarcastically," says Eusebius, H.E.
The De Vita Contemplativa thus owes its place next to the Quod Omnis Probus Liber, a place which it already occupied in the copy of Philo's works possessed by Eusebius (H.E.
Eusebius was so much struck by the likeness of the Therapeutae to the Christian monks of his own day as to claim that they were Christians converted by the preaching of St Mark.
Eusebius having gone wrong on this point, others of the Fathers followed suit, so that Philo is reckoned by Jerome among the ecclesiastical writers of the Christians.
It seems to have soon passed out of use as a precise geographical designation; for though occasionally mentioned by Apocryphal writers, by Josephus, and by Eusebius, the allusions are all vague, and show that those who made them had no definite knowledge of Gilead proper.
Thus the Gelasian Decree includes the works of Eusebius, Tertullian and Clement of Alexandria, under this designation.
In 325 Eusebius (H.E.
This gospel must have been translated at an early date into Greek, as Clement and Origen cite it as generally accessible, and Eusebius recounts that many reckoned it among the received books.
190-203) found it in use in the church of Rhossus in Cilicia, and condemned it as Docetic (Eusebius, H.E.
In Luc. i.), Eusebius, H.E.
They belong to the earliest ages, for they are mentioned by Eusebius, H.E.
These acts are first mentioned by Eusebius (H.E.
17.105), and as late as the time of Eusebius (H.E.
When, in the year 289, St Cyprian was led to martyrdom, he wore, according to Eusebius (Hist.
The only one about whom conjecture has any basis for speculating is the last, for Eusebius states (H.E.
By Eusebius and Photius he is called Titus Flavius Clemens, and " c the Alexandrian " is added to his name.