Palladius of Galatia
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Palladius of Galatia



Palladius of Galatia was bishop of Helenopolis in Bithynia, and a devoted disciple of Saint John Chrysostom. He is best remembered for his work, the Lausiac History; he was also, in all probability, the author of the Dialogue on the Life of Chrysostom

Evagrius Ponticus’s student; supported John Chysostom and thus was exiled in 406; was accused by Jerome of Origenism; his work Historia Lausiaca(dedicated to Lausus) provides important information of early monasticism;




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