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St Pacian

(d. 390)


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(4th cent.),

Bp. of Barcelona. He defended the Catholic doctrine of the forgiveness of sins against the Novatianists. He is noted for the epigrammatic passage in one of his letters: ‘My name is Christian; my surname is Catholic’. Feast day, 9 Mar.

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