The word celestial faintly expresses the impious and
extravagant flattery of the emperor to the archbishop,
(See the original epistle in Athanasius, tom. ii. p. 33.) Gregory Nazianzen (Orat. xxi. p. 392) celebrates the friendship of Jovian and Athanasius. The primate's journey was advised by the Egyptian monks (Tillemont, Mem. Eccles. tom. viii. p. 221).