Similar vicarial or legatine powers had been conferred in 418 by Zosimus upon Patroclus, bishop of Arles.
Could he have done all this had she been the mean, base and wicked woman Zosimus makes her out to be?
Coelestius and Pelagius between them were too much for Zosimus.
On this point the venerable Gildas must have been misinformed, and the narrative of Zosimus is, beyond doubt, the correct one.
Zosimus awoke and said to him, "Never do so again, but sit still and read thy psalter."
Zosimus accuses Constantine of having enlarged and remodeled the tax, but apparently without foundation.
We may be permitted to doubt what Zosimus relates on this subject.
It would seem that Ignatius, Zosimus, Rufus, and their companions were dealt with after this fashion.
Alexander saw the relics in the church of the Pantokrator, 267 while Zosimus found them in the convent of the 'Everghetis.'
His assistance would be particularly useful to me on two or three passages in Zosimus the Panopolitan which are very obscure.