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Chapter 21.—40.  Julianus of Telepte 1817 said:  "It is written, ‘A man can receive nothing, except it be given him from heaven;’ 1818 if heresy is from heaven, it can give baptism." 1819

41.  Let him hear another also saying:  If covetousness is from heaven, it can give baptism.  And yet the covetous do confer it; so therefore also may the heretics.



Telepte (Thelepte) or Thala, was in ecclesiastical province of Byzacium.


John iii. 27.


Conc. Carth. sec. 57.

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