'Theophilus' can also refer to...

Alfred Theophilus Lee (1829—1883) Church of England clergyman

Charles Theophilus Metcalfe (1785—1846) colonial governor

Grantly, The Revd Theophilus, Mrs

Isaac Theophilus Akuna Wallace Johnson (1894—1965) politician

Sir Charles Herbert Theophilus Metcalfe (1853—1928) civil engineer

Sir Theophilus John Metcalfe (1828—1883) administrator in India

Sir Theophilus Jones (1639—1685) army officer

Sir Theophilus Oglethorpe (1650—1702) army officer

Sir Theophilus Pritzler (1783—1839) army officer

Sir Theophilus Shepstone (1817—1893) politician in Natal

Sir Thomas Theophilus Metcalfe (1795—1853) East India Company servant




Theophilus (d. 412)

Theophilus Beckford (1935—2001)

Theophilus Bird (c. 1598—1663) actor

Theophilus Bolton (1678—1744) Church of Ireland archbishop of Cashel

Theophilus Brabourne (c. 1590—1661) Church of England clergyman and religious controversialist

Theophilus Brown (b. 1811)

Theophilus Browne (1762—1835) Unitarian minister

Theophilus Cibber (1703—1758) actor and playwright

Theophilus Clarke (c. 1774—1832) portrait painter

Theophilus Dillingham (1613—1678) college head

Theophilus Dorrington (1654—1715) Church of England clergyman

Theophilus Downes (c. 1657—1726) nonjuror and author

Theophilus Eaton (1590—1658) merchant and colonial governor

Theophilus Edvard von Hansen (1813—1891)

Theophilus Edward Samuel Scholes (c. 1858—1940) medical practitioner and political commentator


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(later 2nd cent.),

Bp. of Antioch and Apologist. The purpose of his ‘Apology’ was to set before the pagan world the Christian idea of God and the superiority of the doctrine of Creation over the immoral myths of the Olympian religion. He was the first theologian to use the word ‘Triad’ of the Godhead.

Subjects: Christianity.

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