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  • St Boniface has well been called the proconsul of the papacy.
  • The powers of the proconsul, however, extended scarcely beyond the ancient Africa Vetus and the towns on the littoral.
  • He was subsequently appointed proconsul of Asia or Syria, but nothing further is known of his life.
  • In 57 Gabinius went as proconsul to Syria.
  • Accordingly, it was henceforward governed by a proconsul (appointed by the senate) and freed from the burden of troops, while its local government was assimilated to that of Italy.
 

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