Chrysostom
biographical name Saint John circa 347-407 church father & patriarch of Constantinople

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Chrysostom — [kris′əs təm] Saint John (A.D. 347? 407); Gr. church father: archbishop of Constantinople (398 404): his day is Sept. 13 …   English World dictionary

  • Chrysostom — /ˈkrɪsəstəm/ (say krisuhstuhm) noun → John Chrysostom …   Australian English dictionary

  • Chrysostom — /kris euh steuhm, kri sos teuhm/, n. Saint John, A.D. 347? 407, ecumenical patriarch of Constantinople. * * * …   Universalium

  • Chrysostom — Chrys•os•tom [[t]ˈkrɪs ə stəm, krɪˈsɒs təm[/t]] n. big Saint John, a.d. 347?–407, ecumenical patriarch of Constantinople …   From formal English to slang

  • Chrysostom — /kris euh steuhm, kri sos teuhm/, n. Saint John, A.D. 347? 407, ecumenical patriarch of Constantinople …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chrysostom, Saint John — • Long biographical article on this bishop and Doctor of the Church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Chrysostom Blashkevich — Chrysostom Blashkevich, OSB (1915 1981) was a Benedictine monk of Russian origin. Blashkevich was born in a Russian Orthodox family. During the II World War was recruited into the Soviet Army, where turned his coat and served as interpreter in… …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • Chrysostom Monastery — General view of the Chrysostom Monastery in 1882. The Chrysostom Monastery (Russian: Златоустовский монастырь) was a monastery in Moscow. It was consecrated to Saint John Chrysostom (Russian: Ivan Zlatoust). The cloister to the east from the… …   Wikipedia

  • Chrysostom, John — (c. 347–407)    Saint and Patriarch.    Chrysostom was born and educated in Antioch. After a time as a hermit, he gained fame as a preacher (the name Chrysostom means ‘golden mouthed’). Between 386 and 398 he delivered a series of homilies on… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

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