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St Peter Chrysologus

(c. 400—450)


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(c.400–450),

Bp. of Ravenna. His episcopate coincided with Galla Placidia's time in Ravenna, and he shared her enthusiasm for ambitious building projects. A large number of sermons attributed to him survive, but little else. In a letter to Eutyches he asserted the need to adhere to the see of Rome in matters of faith. Feast day, 30 July (formerly 4 Dec.).

Subjects: Christianity.


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