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
Born AD 329
Arianzum, Cappadocia
Dee'd 25 Januar 390
Arianzum, Cappadocia
Honored in Eastren Orthodox Kirk
Oriental Orthodoxy
Roman Catholic Kirk
Anglican Communion
Lutheranism
Canonizit pre-congregation
Major shrine Patriarchal Cathedral o St. George in the Fanar
Feast Eastren 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)
Attributes Vestit 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

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  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.