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Papias

(pā`pēəs), fl. A.D. 130, early Christian theologian said to have been bishop of Hieropolis and a friend of St. PolycarpPolycarp, Saint
, c.A.D. 70–A.D. 156?, Greek bishop of Smyrna, Father of the Church. He was a disciple of St. John, who appointed him bishop. Thus he linked the apostles and such 2d-century Christian expositors as St. Irenaeus. St. Polycarp was a close friend of St.
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. Papias' five-volume work, Oracles; or, Explanations of the Sayings of the Lord, survives only in fragments quoted by Eusebius of Caesarea and St. Irenaeus. These are valuable sources for the history of the church.
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Another case of difficult species are those of Papias where two species were found and were only distinguishable by genitalia (P dictys Fig.
Papias, bishop of Hierapolis (around 140 AD), refers to Mark as writing the Gospel that carries his name: "Mark, having become the interpreter of Peter, wrote down accurately whatever he remembered of the things said and done by the Lord, but not however in order."
Por ejemplo, el autor se refiere a la hipotesis de que Marcos haya sido escrito por alguien que conocio a Pedro; hipotesis basada en la cita de Papias que recoge Eusebio de Cesarea y en la tradicion patristica acerca de Juan Marcos.
Some problems, like Judas' death, seem benign: Did Judas die by hanging, disembowelment, suicidal fear of a resurrected roasting chicken, or, according to Papias, from swelling with pus and worms to bursting?
The Minister for Education of the Republic of Rwanda, Papias Musafiri Malimba, presided over the official launch, together with the ADEA Executive Secretary, Oley Dibba-Wadda, on the margins of the MasterCard Foundation's "Thought Leaders Symposium on Enabling Teachers, Enabling Youth".
Penned by Saint Papias and known to history as the Logia, the scrolls are the first record of Jesus, eyewitness accounts older and truer than the New Testament.
La ausencia de una tradicion interpretativa del Apocalipsis diferente de la transmitida por Papias de Hierapolis, nos ha llevado a aceptar la necesidad de que esta debe ser considerada sustancialmente dependiente de la Tradicion Apostolica.
To do this, he takes account of recent advances in understanding Polycarp, Papias, the Marcionites, Montanists, Valentinians, and second-century Rome.
Papias Musafiri, Chairman of the Board, Rwanda Energy Group, Rwanda