Our Holy Father Philo, Bishop of Cyprus
(January 24)



When St Epiphanius was called to Rome to support his sister, the Empress Honoria, by his prayers, he chose Phi to to be bishop. Philo wrote a commentary on the Pentateuch and the Song of Songs. He entered peacefully into rest in the fifth century.



* From "The Prologue from Ochrid", by Bishop Nikolai Velimirovic - Lazarica Press - Birmingham 1985
Four Book Edition - Translated by Mother Maria - Dates based on old church calendar.
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