Eudoxius sentence example
- Early in 360 he became bishop of Antioch, in succession to Eudoxius, who had been raised to the see of Constantinople.
- He studied theology at Alexandria under Aetius, and afterwards came under the influence of Eudoxius of Antioch, where he was ordained deacon.
- On the recommendation of Eudoxius he was appointed bishop of Cyzicus in 360.
- Here his free utterance of extreme Arian views led to popular complaints, and Eudoxius was compelled, by command of the emperor, Constantius II., to depose him from the bishopric within a year of his elevation to it.