Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers: Series I/Volume IV/Donatist Controversy/On Baptism/Book VI/Chapter 39

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Chapter 39.—75.  Eugenius of Ammedera[1] said:  "I too pronounce this same judgment, that heretics should be baptized."[2]

76.  To him we answer:  But this is not the judgment which the Church pronounces, to which also God has now revealed in a plenary Council the point in which ye were then still otherwise minded,[3] but because saving charity was in you, ye remained in unity.


Footnotes[edit]

  1. Ammedera, probably in ecclesiastical province of Proconsularis Africa.
  2. Conc. Carth. sec. 32.
  3. Phil. iii. 15.