- Addas• One of the three original disciples of Manes
Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006.
- AddasAddas† Catholic_Encyclopedia ► AddasOne of the three original disciples of Manes (q.v.), who according to the Acts of Archelaus introduced the heretical teachings of Manes into Scythia and later went on a similar mission to the East, being also commissioned to collect Christian books. He is called Baddas by Cyril of Jerusalem. Photius refers to a work of his (Biblioth. Cod. 85) entitled "Modion" (Mark, iv, 21) which was refuted by Diodorus of Tarsus. A work against Moses and the Prophets by Addas and Adimantus is also mentioned.COWELL in Dict. of Christ. Biogr., I, 43.THOMAS WALSH
The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume VIII. — New York: Robert Appleton Company. Nihil Obstat. 1910.
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