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St Pantaenus

(d. c. 190)


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(d. c.190).

A convert from Stoicism, he taught at Alexandria from c.180 until his death. Eusebius describes him as head of the Catechetical School and says that he preached in ‘India’. Feast day, 7 July; in the Coptic Church, 22 June.

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