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  1. Gregory, Gregory Nazianzen, Gregory of Nazianzen, St. Gregory of Nazianzennoun

    (Roman Catholic Church) a church father known for his constant fight against perceived heresies; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-391)


  1. gregory of nazianzen

    Gregory of Nazianzen, also known as Gregory Nazianzen or Gregory the Theologian, was a fourth-century Christian bishop and theologian who was a major figure in shaping church doctrine during the crucial period when the Roman Empire was becoming Christian. Born to Greek parents in modern-day Turkey, Gregory is widely considered the most accomplished rhetorical stylist of the patristic age. He is known for his teachings on the Holy Trinity and he is one of the Three Holy Hierarchs, along with Basil the Great and John Chrysostom. Gregory is a saint in both Eastern and Western Christianity and one of the thirty-six Doctors of the Church.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gregory of nazianzen in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gregory of nazianzen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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