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ness of Flavian and of Dio- XI. Theodore the Confessor 137

dorus .

111 XII, Profanation of the church

XXV. Opposition of Basil and and of the sacred vessels 138

Eustathius against Eudox- XIII. Wrath of God manifest-
ius

114 ed against Julian, the uncle

XXVI. Council of Nice.

of the emperor, and other

Subsequently removed to

impious individuals

139
Seleucia, in Isauria

ib. XIV. Conversion of the son of

XXVII. Account of what oc-

a priest

ib.

curred among the orthodox XV. Martyrdom of Juventius

bishops in Constantinople . 116 and Maximin

14]

XXVIII. Synodical letter XVI. Banishment of Valenti.

against Aëtius

120 nian, who afterwards suc-

XXIX. Disputes between the ceeded to the throne

142
Arians and the Eunomians 121 XVII. Intrepidity of other

XXX. Siege of Nisibis.

Confessors of the faith 143

Apostolical deportment of XVIII. Martyrdom of Arte-

James, bishop of the city 123 mius.

144

XXXI. Council of Antioch.-- XIX. Boldness and fidelity of

Account of what befell the

Publia the deaconess

145

holy Melitius

125 XX. Prodigies which occurred

XXXII. Eusebius, bishop of to the Jews from rebuilding

Samosata

128

the Temple

146

XXI. Enterprise of Julian

against Persia

147

BOOK III. Pages 129–152. XXII. Boldness and fidelity

of a citizen of Berca . 148

I. Succession of Julian to the XXIII. Prediction of a school-

empire

129 master

149

II. Religious education and XXIV. Prediction of Julian, a

subsequent apostasy of Ju. hermit

ib.

lian

ib. XXV. Murder of the

emperor

III. The secret impiety of Ju-

Julian in Persia .

150

lian becomes at length openly XXVI. The magical arts em-

manifested

ib. ployed by Julian discover-

IV. Return of the bishops from ed, after his death, at Car-

exile.

131

151

V. Ordination of Paulinus 132 | XXVII, Human skulls found

VI. Julian is led, not by phi- in the palace at Antioch ib.

lanthropy, but by envy, to XXVIII. Public rejoicings in

spare the lives of some Chris-

Antioch

152

tians.

133

VII. Opposition raised against

the Christians by the Pagans ib. BOOK IV. Pages 152—198.

VIII. Laws enacted against

the Christians by Julian

135 I. Piety of the emperor Jovian 152

IX. Exile and flight of St. II. Return of St. Athanasius

Athanasius

ib. from exile.

153

X. Removal of the remains of III. Synodical letter concern-

Babylus

136

ing faith addressed to the

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emperor Jovian by St. Mabia, queen of the Sara.

Athanasius .

154

188

IV. Revenues restored to the XXIV. Crimes perpetrated in

churches

157 Constantinople

189

V. Death of Jovian

ib. XXV. Flavian and Diodorus

VI. Valentinian succeeds to

watch over the orthodox

the throne.- Association of

church in Antioch

190

his brother in the empire ib. XXVI. The monk Aphraates 191

VII. Ordination of Ambrose . 159 XXVII. Concerning the great

VIII. Letter from the em-

Anthony and Julian

192

perors Valentinian and Va. XXVIII. Other celebrated her.

lens to the bishops of Asia, mits of this period

193

stating that the Father and XXIX. Didymus of Alexan-

the Son are con-substantial 160 andria, and Ephraim of Sy-
IX. Letter from the council of

ria

ib.
Illyria concerning the faith 162 xxx. Celebrated bishops of

X. Heresy of the Audians

165

Pontus and of Asia, who

XI. Heresy of the Messalians ib. flourished at this period 194

XII. Account of the manner in XXXI. Valens writes to Va-

which Valens was seduced lentinian, concerning the
into heresy

167 war.–Faithful reply of Va-

XIII. Exile of bishops of emi-

lentinian

195

nent virtue

168 XXXII. Piety of Terentius ib.

XIV. Eusebius, bishop of Sa- XXXIII. Intrepidity of Tra-

mosata

169 jan, a military chief 196

XV. Pious zeal of the inhabit- XXXIV. Prediction of Isaac,
ants of Samosata
170 a hermit

ib.

XVI. Exile of the holy Barses, XXXV. Boldness of Vetranion 197

bishop of Edessa, and of XXXVI. Expedition of Valens

other ecclesiastics

172 against the Goths

ib.

XVII. Persecution at Edessa ib. XXXVII. The Goths imbibe
XVIII. Exile of Eulogius and the errors of Arianism ib.
Protogenes, bishops of Edes-

173

XIX. St. Basil

, bishop of Cæ- BOOK V. Pages 198—250.

sarea, persecuted by the

prefects Valens and Modes. I. Piety of the emperor Gra-

tus

175 tian

198

XX. Death of St. Athanasius, II. Return of the bishops from

and ordination of Peter 178

exile.

ib.

XXI. Expulsion of Peter.- III. Contentions of Paulinus.

Lucius, an Arian, placed in -New doctrines introduced

his bishopric

ib. by Apollinarius. — Wisdom

XXII. Extract from a letter and piety of Melitius 199

written by Peter, bishop of IV. Eusebius, bishop of Samo-

Alexandria, concerning the

sata

201

crimes committed by Lucius V. Victory obtained by Theo-

in Alexandria

180 dosius against the enemies

XXIII. A monk named Moses of the empire

203

ordained at the request of VI. Vision of Theodosius.

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He receives the government XXIV. Usurpation of Euge-

of part of the empire 204 nius.—Theodosius by faith

VII. The bishops of the Arians 205 obtains a complete victory

VIII. Council of Constantinople ib.

231

IX. Letter of the council of XXV. Death of Theodosius 234

Constantinople

207 XXVI. The emperor_Hono-

X. Letter of Damasis, bishop rius and the monk Telema.

of Rome, against Apollina-

chus

ib.

rius and Timothy

212 XXVII. Piety of the emperor

XI. Letter written by Dama-

Arcadius. Ordination of

sis, against various heresies 213 John Chrysostom

235
XII. Death of the emperor

XXVIII. Boldness and fidelity
Gratian, and usurpation of of John

ib.

Maximus

216 XXIX. Idolatrous temples de-

XIII. Artful scheme of Jus-

molished by John in Phæ-

tina, the wife of Valentinian,

nicia

236

against Ambrose

ib. xxx. The church of the

XIV. Menaces of Maximus.

Goths

ib.

-Retreat of Valentinian the XXXI. Conversion of the Scy-

younger

217 thians through the instru-

xÝ. Opinions expressed by mentality of John.-His zeal

Theodosius, concerning the against the errors of Marcion ib.

usurpation of Maximus ib. XXXII. Request of Gaïnas.-
XVI. Politic measures of Am-

John Chrysostom refuses to

philochius .

218 accede to it

237

XVII. Massacre at Thessalo- XXXIII. John goes on an em.

nica

219 bassy to Gaïnas .

238

XVIII. Fidelity of the bishop XXXIV. Persecution against

Ambrose. -Piety of the em-

John Chrysostom

239

peror.

ib. XXXV. Theophilus, bishop of

xix. Piety of the empress Alexandria

241

Flacilla.

223 XXXVI. Repentance of those

XX. Sedition excited in An. who had persecuted John

tioch.

ib. Chrysostom. Removal of

XXI. Demolition of the idola-

his remains

242

trous temples throughout the XXXVII. Faith of Theodosius

world

226

the younger, and of his sis-

XXII. Destruction of the sta-

ters

." ib.

tues of idols by Theophilus,

Xxxviii. Theodotus, bishop

bishop of Alexandria 228 of Antioch.

241

XXIII. Flavian, bishop of An- XXXIX. Christians persecut-

tioch.-Dispute concerning ed and martyred in Persia 245

Paulinus between the bi- XL. Death of Theodore, bi-

shops of the West and of the shop of Mopsuestia . 2-18

East .

229

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IV. Council of Chalcedon . 293 VIII. Restoration of Zeno 348

V. Tumult at Alexandria, IX. Epistle of the Asiatic bi-

and at Jerusalem

301 shops to Acacius

ib.

VI. Drought, famine, and

pes-

X. Succession of bishops at

tilence in Asia Minor . 303 Antioch

349

VII. Death of the emperor

XI. Succession of bishops at

Valentinian. - Rome taken.

Alexandria

ib.

-Successors of Valentinian 304 XII. Ecclesiastical measures

VIII. Death of the emperor

of Zeno

350

Marcian.-Murder of Pro- XIII. Publication of the He-

terius, bishop of Alexandria. noticon of Zeno .

351

-Election of Timothy, sur- XIV. The Henoticon (Instru-
named Ælurus (the Cat) 305 ment of Union).

ib.

IX. Letter from the emperor XV. Correspondence between

Leo

309 Simplicius and Zeno 354

X. Replies of the bishops.- XVI. Deposition of Calandion,

And of Simeon

311 and restoration of Peter the

XI. Punishment of Timothy . 312 Fuller

ib.

XII. Earthquake at Antioch ib. XVII. Letter from Peter to

XIII. Conflagration at Con-

Acacius

356

stantinople

314 XVIII. Felix issues a sentence

XIV. Other public calami- of deposition against Aca-

ties

315 cius

357

XV. Marriage of Zeno and XIX. Interference of Cyril the

Ariadne

ib. monk

359

XVI. Reign of Anthemius—of XX. Correspondence between

Olybrius—and other West-

Felix and Zeno

ib.

ern princes

316 XXI. Accusation of the legates

XVII. Death of the emperor by Simeon the monk, and

Leo

ib. their consequent depriva-

XVIII. Epitome of the acts tion

360

of the council of Chalcedon 317 XXII. Commotion at Alexan-

dria on account of the coun-

cil of Chalcedon

361

XXIII. Succession of bishops

BOOK III. Pages 339—387.

at. Constantinople, Alexan-

dria, and Antioch

362

1. Character of the emperor

XXIV. Death of Armatus 363

Zeno.

339 XXV. Insurrection and death

II. Incursions of the barba-

of Theodoric

ib.

rians.

ib. XXVI. Insurrection of Mar-

III. Insurrection of Basiliscus. cian

364

-Flight of Zeno

340 XXVII. Insurrection of Illus

IV. Circular of Basiliscus ib. and Leontius

365

V. Reception of the circular . 344 XXVIII. Account of Mam-

VI. Proceedings of Timothy mianus and his structures ib.

Ælurus

346 XXIX. Death of Zeno.-Suc,

VII. Counter-circular of Basi- cession of Anastasius . 366

liscus

ib. XXX. Divisions in the church ib.

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