Gregory o Nazianzus

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Saint Gregory o Nazianzus
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Icon o St. Gregory the Theologian
Fresco frae Kariye Camii, Istanbul, Turkey
Theologian, Doctor o the Kirk, Great Hierarch, Cappadocian Faither, Ecumenical Teacher
BornAD 329
Arianzum, Cappadocia
Dee'd25 Januar 390
Arianzum, Cappadocia
Veneratit inEastren Orthodox Kirk
Oriental Orthodoxy
Roman Catholic Kirk
Anglican Communion
Lutheranism
Canonisedpre-congregation
Major shrinePatriarchal Cathedral o St. George in the Fanar
FeastEastren Orthodox Kirk: Januar 25 (primary feast day)
Januar 30 (Three Great Hierarchs)
Roman Catholic Kirk: Januar 2 (c. 1500–1969 May 9)
Anglican Communion: Januar 2
Episcopal Kirk Mey 9
Lutheran Kirk: Januar 10 (LCMS); Juin 14 (ELCA)
AttributesVestit as a bishop, wearin an omophorion; hauldin a Gospel Beuk or scroll. Iconografically, he is depictit as baldin wi a bushy white beard.

Gregory o Nazianzus (Greek: Γρηγόριος ὁ Ναζιανζηνός Grēgorios ho Nazianzēnos; c. 329[1] – 25 Januar 390[1][2]), an aa kent as Gregory the Theologian or Gregory Nazianzen, wis a 4t-century Airchbishop o Constantinople, an theologician. He is widely considered the maist accomplished rhetorical stylist o the patristic age.[3]:xxi As a clessically trained orator an filosofer he infused Hellenism intae the early kirk, establishin the paradigm o Byzantine theologians an kirk offeecials.[3]:xxiv

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Liturgy of the Hours Volume I, Proper of Saints, January 2.
  2. Saint Gregory the Theologian saint.gr
  3. 3.0 3.1 McGuckin, John (2001) Saint Gregory of Nazianzus: An Intellectual Biography, Crestwood, NY.