Information on St. Cyprian of Carthage, a very important third-century bishop who died a martyr.
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Cyprian of Carthage, Bishop and Martyr
Biographical sketch. With prayer in traditional and contemporary language.
Ecumenism and the Ecclesiology of Saint Cyprian of Carthage
Excerpt from 'Orthodox Christianity and the Spirit of Contemporary Ecumenism', by Fr. Daniel Degyansky, considers Cyprian's doctrine a basic foundation block in Orthodox ecclesiology.
Introductory Notice to Cyprian
From Ante-Nicene Fathers (American edition), vol. 5. About St. Cyprian of Carthage and his writings.
The Life and Passion of Cyprian, Bishop and Martyr
By Pontius the Deacon. Ernest Wallis translation, from the Ante-Nicene Fathers (American edition), vol. 5.
On Baptism, Against the Donatists
By St. Augustine. The Donatists were claiming Cyprian as their authority. Augustine decided that Cyprian's words were the best way to shut their mouths. J.R. King translation, slightly revised by Hartranft. With notes. From the Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers of the Christian Church, first series, vol. 4.
Saint Cyprian of Carthage Inspiration of Martyrs
Describes Cyprian's role in the face of persecution, his exhortations to lay aside the fear of death, and his eventual martyrdom.
Seventh Council of Carthage under Cyprian
Cyprian rallies eighty-seven African bishops in opposition to Pope Stephen's stance on the baptism of heretics.
St. Cyprian of Carthage
Long article in the Catholic Encyclopedia on this bishop and martyr.
The Treatises of S. Cæcilius Cyprian, Bishop of Carthage, and Martyr
Cardinal Newman comments on 'The life of St. Cyprian' by Pontius the deacon and the Proconsular acts of his martyrdom.
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