active in the 1st half of the 5 cent. AD;
Greek Christian historian; advocate Constantinople.
History of the church in 9 books, covering the period 323–422, 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;…