St Anatolius

(d. c. 282)

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(d. c.282),

Bp. of Laodicea from 268. A teacher and senator of Alexandria before his consecration, he was learned. His writings include a treatise on the date of Easter (Περὶ τοῦ̑ Πάσχα) and a work on the Elements of Arithmetic. The attribution to him of the Liber Anatoli de Ratione Paschali has recently been vindicated. Feast day, 3 July.

Subjects: Christianity.

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