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Dátum úmrtia: 14. september 258
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„The frame wearied with labours lies prostrate on the ground, but it is no penalty to lie down with Christ. Your limbs unbathed, are foul and disfigured with filth and dirt; but within they are spiritually cleansed, although without the flesh is defiled.“
Letter 76; Translated by Robert Ernest Wallis. From Ante-Nicene Fathers, Vol. 5. Edited by Alexander Roberts, James Donaldson, and A. Cleveland Coxe. (Buffalo, NY: Christian Literature Publishing Co., 1886.) Revised and edited for New Advent by Kevin Knight. <http://www.newadvent.org/fathers/050676.htm>
„Men imitate the gods whom they adore, and to such miserable beings their crimes become their religion.“
Letter 1 Letter to Donatus, viii
„Think not that you are thus maintaining the Gospel of Christ when you separate yourselves from the flock of Christ.“
Letter 43 To the Roman Confessors, that they should return to unity
De Ecclesiae Catholicae Unitate (AD 251), ch. vi.
Treatise VII - On the Mortality http://books.google.com/books?id=8fUYJKWWe80C&q="for+the+helmsman+is+recognized+in+the+tempest+in+the+warfare+the+soldier+is+proved"&pg=PA966#v=onepage
„It is a persistent evil to persecute a man who belongs to the grace of God. It is a calamity without remedy to hate the happy.“
Treatise on Jealousy and Envy ch. ix