Presbyters Uniwersytet Warszawski
PR 246

Venantius, presbyter at Rome, 5th/6th c.

Reference to prosopography: PCBE Italie 2: Venantius 1, 3

Chronological and
geographical framework:

Attested presbyterial activity: 499 - 516 in Rome (Rome),


The identification of the presbyter Venantius present at the councils of 499 and 502 AD with the presbyter Venantius sent in the embassy to Constantinople, although very probable (he was the youngest but oneof the presbyters on the list of 499 AD), is hypothetical.


Described by a title - Presbyter/πρεσβύτερος
Ecclesiastical administration - Ecclesiastical envoy
Reverenced by
Relation with - Bishop/Monastic superior
Relation with - Lower cleric
Relation with - Monarch and royal/imperial family
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