b. after AD 381;
d. after AD 439;
Greek Christian historian; lawyer in Constantinople.
History of the church covering the period 305–439, meant to be a continuation of the Ecclesiastical History of Eusebius  of Caesarea. Commissioned by Cassiodorus , parts of this history were translated into Latin by Epiphanius  Scholasticus (Historia tripartita; also with excerpts from Sozomenus; eds. W. Jacob, R. Hanslik, CSL 71, 1952).