Sixtus II - ܟܣܘܣܛܘܣ ܕܪܗܘܡܝ (d. August 6, 258)


Bishop of Rome who argued that it was not necessary to re-baptize those who were baptized by heretics as long as their baptism was in the name of the three substances, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit2


  • ܟܣܘܣܛܘܣ ܕܪܗܘܡܝ1
  • Sixtus II

Sex: male2

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  • Death: August 6, 2584

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Daniel L. Schwartz, “Sixtus II — ܟܣܘܣܛܘܣ ܕܪܗܘܡܝ ” in last modified August 17, 2016,


Daniel L. Schwartz, “Sixtus II — ܟܣܘܣܛܘܣ ܕܪܗܘܡܝ .” In , edited by David A. Michelson. Vol. of The Syriac Biographical Dictionary, edited by David A. Michelson., 2016-. Entry published August 17, 2016.

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