Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers: Series II/Volume III/Lives of Illustrious Men/Gennadius/Antiochus the bishop

Chapter XX.

Antiochus[1] the bishop, wrote one long[2] volume Against avarice and he composed a homily, full of[3] godly penitence and humility On the healing of the blind man whose sight was restored by the Saviour. He died during the reign of the emperor Arcadius.


  1. Bishop of Ptolemais (Acre) about 400, died about 408.
  2. long. a 25 30 31; great A T e.
  3. full of A 25 30 31 a e; on T 21 Her.