Jesuism
Jesuism, also called Jesusism or Jesuanism, is the philosophy or teachings of Jesus of Nazareth and the adherence to them.Jesuism considers Jesus as the supreme authority of Christianity. Within Jesui...
Silas
Silas or Silvanus (Greek: Σίλας / Σιλουανός; fl. 1st century AD) was a leading member of the Early Christian community, who later accompanied Paul on parts of his first and second missionary journeys....
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Ampliatus
Ampliatus (Amplias in the King James Version), was a Roman Christian mentioned by Paul in one of his letters, where he says, "Greet Ampliatus, whom I love in the Lord." (Romans 16:8) He is considered...
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Saint Prisca
Saint Prisca was a Roman young woman allegedly tortured and executed for her Christian faith. Her dates are unknown. She is revered as a pre-schism Western saint and martyr by the Orthodox Church and ...
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Apostolic College
Apostolic College refers to the twelve Apostles of Christ as the body of men commissioned by him to spread his message over the whole world and to give it the stability of a well-ordered society: i.e....
Pope Avilius of Alexandria
Pope Avilius of Alexandria (Abilius in the West), also known as Sabellius, Milius or Melyos, 3rd Pope of Alexandria & Patriarch of the See of St. Mark. Upon the death of Bishop Anianus, all the ...
Artemas of Lystra
Saint Artemas of Lystra (Greek: Ἀρτεμᾶς) was a biblical figure. He was one of the Seventy Disciples. He is mentioned in Paul's Epistle to Titus (Titus 3:12).He is believed to have served as the ...
Saint Timothy
Timothy (Greek: Τιμόθεος; Timótheos, meaning "honouring God" or "honored by God") was the first first-century Christian bishop of Ephesus, whom tradition relates died around the year AD 97.He was from...
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Birillus
Birillus (died 90 AD) of Antioch was an early Christian saint. He was ordained to the priesthood by Saint Peter and became the first evangelizer and the first bishop of Catania in Sicily .
Clement of Sardice
Clement of Sardis is numbered among the Seventy Disciples. He was Bishop of Sardis. The Church remembers St. Clement on January 4 with the Seventy; April 22 with Ss. Nathaniel and Luke; and on Septem...
Festival of San Juan
The Bonfires of Saint John (Spanish: Hogueras de San Juan, Catalan: Fogueres de Sant Joan, Galician: Noite de San Xoán) is a popular festival celebrated around Saint John's day's eve (23 June) thr...
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Manahen
Manahen (also Manaen) was a teacher of the Church of Antioch and the foster brother (Gk. syntrophos, Vulg. collactaneus) of Herod Antipas.
Little is known of Manahen's life. He is said to be one t...
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Caesar of Dyrrhachium
Caesar of Dyrrhachium is numbered among the Seventy Disciples, and was bishop of Dyrrhachium, a district of Epirus in modern Albania.The Church remembers St. Caesar on March 30 with Apostles Sosthenes...
Pancras of Taormina
Saint Pancras or Pancratius (Greek: Ἅγιος Παγκράτιος, Hagios Pankratios; Latin: Sanctus Pancratius; Italian: San Pancrazio; Church Slavonic: Свѧтый Панкратїй, Svjatyj Pankratij) is said to hav...
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Female disciples of Jesus
The New Testament identifies a number of women followers of Jesus. The four gospels differ in the number, names, and roles of such female disciples. Even greater variation is found in the noncanonical...
Dance of the Seven Veils
The Dance of the Seven Veils is a term used to refer to the dance performed by Salome before Herod Antipas. It is an elaboration on the biblical story of the execution of John the Baptist, which refer...
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Simon of Cyrene
Simon of Cyrene (שמעון "Hearkening; listening", Standard Hebrew Šimʿon, Tiberian Hebrew Šimʿôn) was the man compelled by the Romans to carry the cross of Jesus as Jesus was taken to his crucifixion, a...
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John the Presbyter
John the Presbyter is an obscure figure of the early Church who is either distinguished from or identified with the Apostle John, by some also John the Divine. He appears in fragments from the church ...
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Evodius
Saint Evodius (d. ca. 69) is a saint in the Christian Church and one of the first identifiable Christians.Very little is known of the life of St. Evodius. However, he was a pagan who converted to Chri...
Hermas of Dalmatia
Hermes of Dalmatia (Greek: Ἑρμᾶς) is numbered among the Seventy Disciples. He was bishop in Dalmatia. He is referenced in Romans 16:14, and his feast days are celebrated on April 8 with his fello...
Juventius of Pavia
Saint Juventius (or Juvence) was a bishop of Pavia during the 1st century. Together with Syrus of Pavia he was sent there by Saint Hermagoras. Both Juventius and Syrus are reported to have been the fi...
Stachys the Apostle
Stachys the Apostle (Greek: Στάχυς "ear-spike"), was the second bishop of Byzantium, from AD 38 to AD 54. He seemed to be closely connected to Saint Andrew and Saint Paul. Eusebius quotes Origen as sa...
Achaicus of Corinth
Achaicus was a Corinthian Christian who according to the Bible, together with Fortunatus and Stephanas, carried a letter from the Corinthians to St. Paul, and from St. Paul to the Corinthians (1 Corin...
Urban of Macedonia
Urban of Macedonia is numbered among the Seventy Apostles. Along with the Apostles Ampliatus, Stachys, Narcissus of Athens, Apelles of Heraklion and Aristobulus of Britannia he assisted Saint Andrew. ...
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