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Rev. Alban Butler (1711–73). Volume I: January. The Lives of the Saints. 1866.

January 21

St. Publius, Bishop and Martyr

HE succeeded St. Dionysius the Areopagite in the see of Athens, as we are assured by St. Dionysius of Corinth, quoted by Eusebius. 1 He went to God by martyrdom, and Saint Quadratus was chosen third bishop of that city. See Le Quien, Or. Christ. t. 2. p. 169.  1
Note 1. Euseb. l. 4. c. 23. [back]