Note 010
From Chapter 36 of the Decline & Fall

See Victor Vitensis, de Persecut. Vandal. l. i. c. 8, p. 1l, 12, edit. Ruinart. Deogratias governed the church of Carthage only three years. If he had not been privately buried, his corpse would have been torn piecemeal by the mad devotion of the people.

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