St Basil the Great ‑ Orthodox

Event Name St Basil the Great - Orthodox
Start Date 1st Jan 2017 12:00am
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Basil of Caesarea, also called Saint Basil the Great, 329 or 330 – January 1 or 2, 379), was the Greek bishop of Caesarea Mazaca in Cappadocia, Asia Minor (modern-day Turkey). He was an influential theologian who supported the Nicene Creed and opposed the heresies of the early Christian church, fighting against both Arianism and the followers of Apollinaris of Laodicea. His ability to balance his theological convictions with his political connections made Basil a powerful advocate for the Nicene position.

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