Justin Mairtyr

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Saunt Justin Mairtyr
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Saunt Justin Martyr
Martyr
Born 100[1]
Flavia Neapolis, Samaria (modren-day Nablus)
Dee'd 165 (aged 65)
Roum, Roman Empire
Veneratit in Roman Catholic Kirk
Anglican Communion
Eastren Orthodox Kirk
Lutheranism
Oriental Orthodoxy
Canonised Pre-Congregation for the Causes o Saunts
Feast 1 Juin (Roman Catholic Kirk, Eastren Orthodox Kirk, Anglican Communion)
14 Aprile (Roman Calendar, 1882–1969)

Saunt Justin, an aa kent as Justin Mairtyr (100–165), wis an early Christian apologist, an is regairdit as the foremaist interpreter o the theory o the Logos in the 2nt century.[2] He wis mairtyred, alangside some o his students, an is considered a saunt bi the Roman Catholic Kirk,[3] the Anglican Kirk,[4] an the Eastren Orthodox Kirk.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Thomas Whitlaw, Commentary on John (1885), p. xl
  2. Rokeah (2002) Justin Martyr and the Jews p.22.
  3. "St. Justin Martyr". Retrieved 2011-04-02. 
  4. "For All the Saints" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-08. 
  5. "Justin the Philosopher & Martyr and his Companions". Retrieved 2011-04-02.