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A Dictionary of Early Christian Biography

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Babylas, Bishop of Antioch Bachiarius, Monk. Bardaisan, Syrian Theologian
Barnabas, Epistle Of Barsumas, Nestorian Bishop of Nisibis Barsumas, Syrian Archimandrite
Basilides, Gnostic Sect Founder Basiliscus, Bishop of Comana Basilius of Ancyra, a Presybter
Basilius of Ancyra, Bishop of Ancyra Basilius of Cilicia, Presbyter of Antioch Basilius, Bishop of Caesarea in Cappadocia
Basilius, Bishop of Seleucia Basilius, Friend of Chrysostom Beda, Historian
Benedictus I, Pope Benedictus of Nursia, Abbott of Monte Cassino Bertha, Wife of Ethelbert, King of Kent
Beryllus, Bishop of Bostra Blandina, Martyr Boethius, Anicus Manlius Severinus
Bonifacius I, Pope Bonifacius Ii, Pope Bonosus, Founder Bonosiani Sect
Bosphorius, Bishop of Colonia Brigida, Abbess of Kildare
Henry Wace
Henry Wace

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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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