athanasius the great definition

  • noun:
    • (Roman Catholic Church) Greek patriarch of Alexandria which championed Christian orthodoxy against Arianism; a church parent, saint, and Doctor of the Church (293-373)
    • (Roman Catholic Church) Greek patriarch of Alexandria just who championed Christian orthodoxy against Arianism; a church father, saint, and Doctor regarding the Church (293-373)
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