Apostle Linus

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The holy, glorious, all-laudable '''Apostle Linus''' is numbered among the [[Apostles#The_Seventy|Seventy Apostles]]. He was [[Bishop]] of [[Church of Rome|Rome]] ([[I Timothy]] 4:21). His [[feast day]] is [[November 5]].
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The holy, glorious, all-laudable '''Apostle Linus''' is numbered among the [[Apostles#The_Seventy|Seventy Apostles]]. He was [[Bishop]] of [[Church of Rome|Rome]] ([[I Timothy]] 4:21), and was a disciple of St. [[Apostle Paul|Paul]]. His [[feast day]] is [[November 5]], with Apostles [[Apostle Patrobas|Patrobus]], [[Apostle Hermas|Hermas]], [[Apostle Gaius|Gaius]], and [[Apostle Philologos|Philologus]].
 
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== Source ==
 
== Source ==
 
St. [[Nikolai Velimirovic]], ''The [[Prologue of Ohrid]]''
 
St. [[Nikolai Velimirovic]], ''The [[Prologue of Ohrid]]''
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==External links==
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*[http://ocafs.oca.org/FeastSaintsViewer.asp?FSID=103181 Apostle Linus of the Seventy] ([[OCA]])
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*[http://www.orthodoxengland.btinternet.co.uk/ortpopes.htm The Holy Orthodox Popes of Rome]
  
  
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Revision as of 07:56, April 4, 2006

The holy, glorious, all-laudable Apostle Linus is numbered among the Seventy Apostles. He was Bishop of Rome (I Timothy 4:21), and was a disciple of St. Paul. His feast day is November 5, with Apostles Patrobus, Hermas, Gaius, and Philologus.

Source

St. Nikolai Velimirovic, The Prologue of Ohrid

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Apostle Linus
Preceded by:
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Bishop of Rome
67-76
Succeeded by:
Anacletus (Cletus)
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