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On Illustrious Men (The Fathers of the Church, Volume 100)
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Often cited as a source of biographical information on ancient Christian authors, On Illustrious Men provides St. Jerome's personal evaluations of his forebears and contemporaries, as well as catalogs of patristic writings known to him

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. pp. 1-1
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  1. Frontmatter
  2. pp. i-iv
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. v-x
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  1. Editorial Foreword
  2. pp. xi-xii
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  1. Abbreviations
  2. pp. xiii-xviii
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  1. Select Bibliography
  2. pp. xix-xxii
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  1. Introduction
  2. pp. xxiii-xxx
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  1. On Illustrious Men
  2. pp. xxxi-xxxii
  1. Preface
  2. pp. 1-4
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  1. 1. Simon Peter
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  1. 2. James, the brother of the Lord
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  1. 3. Matthew, surnamed Levi
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  1. 4. Jude, the brother of James
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  1. 5. Paul, formerly called Saul
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  1. 6. Barnabas, surnamed Joseph
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  1. 7. Luke the evangelist
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  1. 8. Mark the evangelist
  2. pp. 17-18
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  1. 9. John, the apostle and evangelist
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  1. 10. Hermas
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  1. 11. Philo the Jew
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  1. 12. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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  1. 13. Josephus, son of Matthew
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  1. 14. Justus of Tiberias
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  1. 15. Clement the bishop
  2. pp. 31-64
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  1. 16. Ignatius the bishop
  2. pp. 32-34
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  1. 17. Polycarp the bishop
  2. pp. 35-68
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  1. 18. Papias the bishop
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  1. 19. Quadratus the bishop
  2. pp. 39-72
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  1. 20. Aristides the philosopher
  2. pp. 40-73
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  1. 21. Agrippa Castor
  2. pp. 41-74
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  1. 22. Hegesippus the historian
  2. pp. 42-75
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  1. 23. Justin the philosopher
  2. pp. 43-45
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  1. 24. Melito the bishop
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  1. 25. Theophilus the bishop
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  1. 26. Apollinaris the bishop
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  1. 27. Dionysius the bishop
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  1. 28. Pinytus the bishop
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  1. 29. Tatian the heresiarch
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  1. 30. Philip the bishop
  2. pp. 53-86
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  1. 31. Musanus
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  1. 32. Modestus
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  1. 33. Bardesanes the heresiarch
  2. pp. 55-88
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  1. 34. Victor the bishop
  2. pp. 56-89
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  1. 35. Irenaeus the bishop
  2. pp. 57-58
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  1. 36. Pantaenus the philosopher
  2. pp. 59-92
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  1. 37. Rhodo, the disciple of Tatian
  2. pp. 60-93
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  1. 38. Clement the presbyter
  2. pp. 61-63
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  1. 39. Miltiades
  2. pp. 64-97
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  1. 40. Apollonius
  2. pp. 64-65
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  1. 41. Serapion the bishop
  2. pp. 66-99
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  1. 42. Apollonius the senator, another one
  2. pp. 67-100
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  1. 43. Theophilus, another bishop
  2. pp. 68-101
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  1. 44. Bacchylus the bishop
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  1. 45. Polycrates the bishop
  2. pp. 69-102
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  1. 46. Heraclitus
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  1. 47. Maximus
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  1. 48. Candidus
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  1. 49. Apion
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  1. 50. Sextus
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  1. 51. Arabianus
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  1. 52. Judas
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  1. 53. Tertullian the presbyter
  2. pp. 74-76
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  1. 54. Origen, surnamed Adamantius, the presbyter
  2. pp. 77-81
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  1. 55. Ammonius
  2. pp. 82-115
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  1. 56. Ambrose the deacon
  2. pp. 83-116
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  1. 57. Trypho, the pupil of Origen
  2. pp. 84-117
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  1. 58. Minucius Felix
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  1. 59. Gaius
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  1. 60. Beryllus the bishop
  2. pp. 86-119
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  1. 61. Hippolytus the bishop
  2. pp. 87-89
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  1. 62. Alexander the bishop
  2. pp. 90-123
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  1. 63. Julius the African
  2. pp. 91-124
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  1. 64. Geminus the presbyter
  2. pp. 92-125
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  1. 65. Theodorus, surnamed Gregory, the bishop
  2. pp. 93-126
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  1. 66. Cornelius the bishop
  2. pp. 94-127
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  1. 67. Cyprian the bishop
  2. pp. 95-97
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  1. 68. Pontius the deacon
  2. pp. 98-131
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  1. 69. Dionysius the bishop
  2. pp. 98-101
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  1. 70. Novatian the heresiarch
  2. pp. 102-135
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  1. 71. Malchion the presbyter
  2. pp. 103-136
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  1. 72. Archelaus the bishop
  2. pp. 104-137
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  1. 73. Anatolius the bishop
  2. pp. 105-138
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  1. 74. Victorinus the bishop
  2. pp. 105-106
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  1. 75. Pamphilus the presbyter
  2. pp. 107-140
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  1. 76. Pierius the presbyter
  2. pp. 108-141
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  1. 77. Lucian the presbyter
  2. pp. 109-142
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  1. 78. Phileas the bishop
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  1. 79. Arnobius the rhetorician
  2. pp. 110-143
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  1. 80. Firmianus the rhetorician, surnamed Lactantius
  2. pp. 111-112
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  1. 81. Eusebius the bishop
  2. pp. 113-114
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  1. 82. Reticius the bishop
  2. pp. 115-148
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  1. 83. Methodius the bishop
  2. pp. 116-149
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  1. 84. Juvencus the presbyter
  2. pp. 117-150
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  1. 85. Eustathius the bishop
  2. pp. 118-151
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  1. 86. Marcellus the bishop
  2. pp. 119-152
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  1. 87. Athanasius the bishop
  2. pp. 120-121
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  1. 88. Antony the monk
  2. pp. 122-155
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  1. 89. Basil the bishop
  2. pp. 122-155
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  1. 90. Theodorus the bishop
  2. pp. 123-156
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  1. 91. Eusebius, another bishop
  2. pp. 124-157
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  1. 92. Triphylius the bishop
  2. pp. 125-158
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  1. 93. Donatus the heresiarch
  2. pp. 125-126
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  1. 94. Asterius the philosopher
  2. pp. 127-160
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  1. 95. Lucifer the bishop
  2. pp. 127-160
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  1. 96. Eusebius, another bishop
  2. pp. 128-161
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  1. 97. Fortunatianus the bishop
  2. pp. 129-162
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  1. 98. Acacius the bishop
  2. pp. 130-163
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  1. 99. Serapion the bishop
  2. pp. 131-164
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  1. 100. Hilary the bishop
  2. pp. 132-134
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  1. 101. Victorinus the rhetorician
  2. pp. 135-168
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  1. 102. Titus the bishop
  2. pp. 136-169
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  1. 103. Damasus the bishop
  2. pp. 137-170
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  1. 104. Apollinaris the bishop
  2. pp. 138-171
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  1. 105. Gregory the bishop
  2. pp. 139-172
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  1. 106. Pacian the bishop
  2. pp. 140-173
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  1. 107. Photinus the heresiarch
  2. pp. 140-173
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  1. 108. Phoebadius the bishop
  2. pp. 141-174
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  1. 109. Didymus the Blind
  2. pp. 142-143
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  1. 110. Optatus the bishop
  2. pp. 144-177
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  1. 111. Acilius Severus the senator
  2. pp. 145-178
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  1. 112. Cyril the bishop
  2. pp. 146-179
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  1. 113. Euzoius the bishop
  2. pp. 147-180
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  1. 114. Epiphanius the bishop
  2. pp. 148-181
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  1. 115. Ephrem the deacon
  2. pp. 149-182
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  1. 116. Basil, another bishop
  2. pp. 150-152
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  1. 117. Gregory, another bishop
  2. pp. 151-152
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  1. 118. Lucius the bishop
  2. pp. 153-186
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  1. 119. Diodore the bishop
  2. pp. 154-187
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  1. 120. Eunomius the heresiarch
  2. pp. 155-188
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  1. 121. Priscillian the bishop
  2. pp. 156-189
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  1. 122. Latronianus
  2. pp. 157-190
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  1. 123. Tiberianus
  2. pp. 157-190
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  1. 124. Ambrose the bishop
  2. pp. 158-191
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  1. 125. Evagrius the bishop
  2. pp. 159-192
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  1. 126. Ambrose, the disciple of Didymus
  2. pp. 160-193
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  1. 127. Maximus, at first philosopher, then bishop
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  1. 128. Another Gregory, also a bishop
  2. pp. 161-194
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  1. 129. John the presbyter
  2. pp. 162-195
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  1. 130. Gelasius the bishop
  2. pp. 163-196
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  1. 131. Theotimus the bishop
  2. pp. 164-197
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  1. 132. Dexter, son of Pacian, now praetorian prefect
  2. pp. 165-198
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  1. 133. Amphilochius the bishop
  2. pp. 165-198
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  1. 134. Sophronius
  2. pp. 166-199
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  1. 135. Jerome the presbyter
  2. pp. 167-174
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  1. Appendices
  2. pp. 175-174
  1. Appendix 1 (Origen)
  2. pp. 175-177
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  1. Appendix 2 (Tertullian)
  2. pp. 178-184
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  1. Appendix 3 (Cyprian)
  2. pp. 185-186
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  1. Appendix 4 (Ambrose)
  2. pp. 187-189
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  1. Appendix 5 (Chronology)
  2. pp. 190-192
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  1. Appendix 6 (Alphabetical List)
  2. pp. 193-196
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  1. Indices
  2. pp. 197-196
  1. Index of Proper Names
  2. pp. 197-201
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  1. Index of Greek Terms
  2. pp. 202-203
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  1. Index to the Fathers of the Church Series
  2. pp. 204-211
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