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Wace's Dictionary of Early Christian Biography

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Sabas, a Gothic Martyr Sabas, Saint Sabbatius, Bishop of Constantinople Sabellianism, or Patripassianism Sabellius, Heretic Sabina, Poppaea Sabinus, Bishop of Heraclea Salamenes of Capersana Salvianus, Priest of Marseilles Salvina Salvius, Bishop of Alby Salvius, Bishop of Membrasa Samson, a Welsh Saint Sarbelius, a Edessan Martyr Saturninus Saturninus, Bishop of Arles Saturninus, Bishop of Toulouse Scapula, Proconsul of Africa Scillitan Martyrs Sebastianus, Martyr at Rome Secundinus, a Poet Secundus, a Gnostic Secundus, Bishop of Tigisis Sedulius, 5th-Cent. Poet Senochus, Saint Senuti, an Anchorite Serapion, Bishop of Antioch Serapion, Bishop of Heraclea Serapion, Penitent of Alexandria Serapion, Solitary of Scete Serapion, Surnamed Scholasticus Serapion, Surnamed Sindonites Serenus, a Solitary Serenus, Bishop of Marseilles Sergius, a Monophysite Priest Sergius, Saint and Martyr Severianus, Bishop of Gabala Severinus, Monk of Noricum Severus (3) and Severians Severus Sanctus Severus Sulpicius, an Historian Severus, Aurelius Alexander Severus, Bishop of Mileum Severus, Bishop of Monorca Severus, L. Septimius Severus, Patriarch of Antioch Severus, Patriarch of Aquileia Sidonius Apollinaris, Saint Sigebert I Sigismundus, Saint Siivanus, Bishop of Calahorra Silvania Silvanus, Bishop of Cirta Silvanus, Bishop of Emesa Silvanus, Bishop of Gaza Silvanus, Bishop of Tarsus Silvanus, Solitary of Sinai Silverius, Bishop of Rome Silvester, Bishop of Rome Simeon (1) Simeon Stylites Simon Magus Simplicianus, Saint, Bishop of Milan Simplicius, Bishop of Rome Siricius, Bishop of Rome Sirmium, Stonemasons of Sisinnius, Bishop of Novatianists Sixtus I., Bishop of Rome Sixtus II., Bishop of Rome Sixtus III., Bishop of Rome Socrates, a Historian Sophronius, Bishop of Tella Sophronius, Ecclesiastical Writer Soter, Bishop of Rome Sozomen, Author of a History
Henry Wace
Henry Wace

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Containing 929 entries cross-referenced and cross-linked to other resources on StudyLight.org, this resource can be classified as a required reference book for any good study library.

Designed to render to a wider circle, alike of clergy and of laity, the service which, as is generally admitted, has been rendered to the learned world by The Dictionary of Christian Biography, Literature, Sects, and Doctrines, published under the editorship of Dr. Wace and the late Dr. Wm. Smith, about twenty years ago, in four large volumes.

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