1. Bishop of HIERAPOLIS in Phrygia, flourished A. D. 253.
He was the author of a book entitled, On the new things introduced by Christ into the worldτίκαινὸνεἰσήνεγκεΧριστόςεἰςτὸνκόσμον. κεφ. θ; not extant. (Suid.)
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.