Cyprian of Carthage

Cyprian of Carthage
Birth 200
Death 258

African Church Father, pupil of Tertullian, and martyr. He created the canonical treatise on the unity of the church and its hierarchical structure and thought apostasy and schisms the gravest of sins. He had an extremely negative opinion of sensual pleasures. We liked his book The Dress of Virgins.

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