By: GREGORY OF NAZIANZUS, Saint.
Parisiis,, Typis & sumptibus viduÃ¦ Desaint, viÃ¢ vulgÃ² dictÃ¢ du Foin, propÃ¨ viam Sancti Jacobi. M.DCC.LXXVIII. Cum Approbatione et Privilegio Regis. [Vol. II] Curis et sumptibus Parent-Desbarres, Pluribus extraneorum Ordinum insignibus decorati, ViÃ¢ vulgÃ² : [1778 & 1840] 1778
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"Gregory of Nazianzus (329-389) ""The Theologian,"" one of the four great fathers of the Eastern Church. ""He was the sone of the Bishop of Nazianzus, in Cappodicia (also 'Gregory') and studied at the university of Athens where he was a contemporary of St. Basil... Under pressure and against his will he was ordained priest (?c. 362)... Until his father's death in 374 he remained at Nazianzus to help his father... In 379 he was summoned to Constantinople, where his eloquent preaching in the Church of the Anastasis was a great influence in restoring the Nicene Faith and leading to its final e... View More...