Scillium
Scillium
A titular see in Africa Proconsularis, suffragan of Carthage. Perhaps the name should be written Scilium: the real name was possibly Scilli, or better, Scili

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  • Scillium — is the name of an ancient city and now titular episcopal see in the Roman province of Africa Proconsularis, suffragan of Carthage. Perhaps the name should be written Scilium: the real name was possibly Scilli, or better, Scili. On 17 July, 180,… …   Wikipedia

  • Scillium — Scillium, también conocida como Escilio,[1] es una antigua ciudad no identificada de Numidia, en el África romana, cercana a Cartago.[2] Pasión de los santos escilitanos La primera de las pasiones vinculadas al norte de África es la Passio… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Scillium (Titular See) —     Scillium     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Scillium     A titular see in Africa Proconsularis, suffragan of Carthage. Perhaps the name should be written Scilium: the real name was possibly Scilli, or better, Scili. On 17 July, 180, six martyrs… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Scillium, Martyrs of — • In the year 180 six Christians were condemned to death by the sword, in the town of Scillium, by Vigellius Saturninus, Proconsul of Africa Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Martyrs of Scillium —     Martyrs of Scillium     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Martyrs of Scillium     In the year 180 six Christians were condemned to death by the sword, in the town of Scillium, by Vigellius Saturninus, Proconsul of Africa. The Acts of their martyrdom… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Scillitan Martyrs — Born 2nd century,North Africa Died July 17, 180,Scillium, Africa Proconsularis Martyred by Vigellius Saturninus Venerated in Roman Catholic Church …   Wikipedia

  • Felix of Girona — Infobox Saint name=Fèlix of Girona birth date=unknown death date=304 feast day=1 August venerated in= imagesize= caption= birth place=Scillium death place=Girona, Spain titles= beatified date= beatified place= beatified by= canonized date=… …   Wikipedia

  • África romana — Mosaico de Virgilio y las musas, expresión de la latinidad en el arte africano. Virgilio, rodeado por Clío y Melpómene, sostiene un volumen en el que se puede observar el octavo verso de la Eneida Mosaico descubierto en Hadrumetum en 1895, datado …   Wikipedia Español

  • Carthage — • Founded by Phoenician colonists, and long the great opponent of Rome in the duel for supremacy, was destroyed by a Roman army, 146 B.C. A little more than a century later (44 B.C.), a new city composed of Roman colonists was founded on the site …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • scillitan — ˈsilətən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: probably from (assumed) Late Latin scillitanus, from Latin Scillium, ancient town in Byzacium, Roman province of Africa + Late Latin itanus (as in metropolitanus metropolitan) : of or… …   Useful english dictionary

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