Gregory o Nyssa

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Gregory o Nyssa
Gregory of Nyssa.jpg
Icon o St. Gregory o Nyssa
(14t century fresco, Chora Kirk, Istanbul)
Cappadocian Father
Bornc. 335
Neocaesarea, Cappadocia
Dee'dc. 395
Nyssa, Cappadocia
Veneratit inEastren Orthodox Kirk
Oriental Orthodoxy
Roman Catholic Kirk
Anglican Communion
Lutheranism
CanonisedPre-congregation
Feast10 Januar (Eastren Christianity)
10 Januar (Roman Catholicism an Lutheran Kirk Missouri Synod[1])
14 Juin, wi Macrina (ELCA)
19 Julie, wi Macrina (Anglican Communion)
AttributesVestit as a bishop.

Gregory o Nyssa, an aa kent as Gregory Nyssen (Greek: Γρηγόριος Νύσσης; c. 335 – c. 395), wis bishop o Nyssa frae 372 tae 376 an frae 378 till his daith. He is veneratit as a saunt in Roman Catholicism, Eastren Orthodoxy, Oriental Orthodoxy, Lutheranism, an Anglicanism. Gregory, his elder brither Basil o Caesarea, an thair friend Gregory o Nazianzus are collectively kent as the Cappadocian Faithers.

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  1. Lutheranism 101, CPH, St. Louis, 2010, p. 277