John Chrysostom, Saint
John Chrysostom, Saint
Long biographical article on this bishop and Doctor of the Church

Catholic Encyclopedia. . 2006.


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  • Chrysostom, Saint John — born 347, Antioch, Syria died Sept. 14, 407, Comana, Helenopontus; Western feast day September 13; Eastern feast day November 13 Early Church Father, biblical interpreter, and archbishop of Constantinople. He was raised as a Christian and lived… …   Universalium

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  • Chrysostom,Saint John — Chry·sos·tom (krĭsʹəs təm, krĭ sŏsʹ ), Saint John. A.D. 347? 407. Antioch born Greek prelate whose eloquent sermons earned him the name Chrysostom, “golden mouthed.” As patriarch of Constantinople (from 398), his oratory against corruption… …   Universalium

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  • St. John Chrysostom — noun (Roman Catholic Church) a Church Father who was a great preacher and bishop of Constantinople; a saint and Doctor of the Church (347 407) • Syn: ↑John Chrysostom • Topics: ↑Roman Catholic, ↑Western Church, ↑Roman Catholic Church, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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