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Hippolytus, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236


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    • Hipólite, de Roma, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Hippolyt, von Rom, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Hippolyte, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Hippolytos, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Hippolytus, Concordia, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Hippolytus, of Porto, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Hippolytus, of Rome, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Hippolytus, Saint, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Ippolit, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Ippolito, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236
    • Ippolito, di Roma, Antipope, approximately 170-235 or 236
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        (edtf) 0170~
    • Death Date

        (edtf) [0235,0236]
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Hippolytus, Antipope, ca. 170-235 or 6
    • Hippolytus, Saint, fl. 217-235
  • Sources

    • found: Hanssens, J. M. La liturgie d'Hippolyte, 1965:t.p. (Hippolyte)
    • found: Holweck, F. G. Biog. dict. of the saints, 1924(Hippolytus; martyr, bishop and ecclesiastical writer, called Pope of Rome by the Greeks and Bishop of Portus Romanus by others; the Cath. Church venerates him as Bishop of Porto Romano; d. 235)
    • found: Book of the saints, 1966(Hippolytus, Concordia; d. ca. 236; Hippolytus of Porto, really the same as Hippolytus of Rome; the 2 are often confused as different men)
    • found: New Cath. encycl., c1967(Hippolytus of Rome, St., b. ca. 170, d. 235 or 236; Roman priest & antipope, opposed Pope Callistus I and was elected antipope by a circle of followers in 217. Reconciled with Pope Pontianus in 235 and resigned as antipope. Martyred with Pontianus in Sardinia)
    • found: nuc89-90602: His La tradición apostólica, 1986(hdg. on IObT rept.: Hippolytus, Antipope, ca. 170-235 or 6; usage: Hipólite de Roma)
    • found: Vagianos, G.S. To zētēma tou vaptismatos tōn pallakikōn ... 1990:t.p. (Hippolyto) p. 518 (Hippolytos)
    • found: Visonà, G. Pseudo Ippolito, In sanctum Pascha, 1988:p. 25, etc. (Pseudo-Hippolytus, name under which currently identified the author of the homily In sanctum Pascha discovered by Martin in 1926 and thought by some to be a later text based on the lost homily of Hippolytus of Rome)
    • found: Confutazione di tutte le eresie, 2012:t.p. (Ippolito)
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    • 1980-11-19: new
    • 2013-03-13: revised
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