Justin Martyr, Saint

Justin Martyr, Saint
Lengthy article on the life and teachings of the apologist

Catholic Encyclopedia. . 2006.


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  • Justin Martyr, Saint — born с 100, Flavia Neapolis, Palestine died с 165, Rome; feast day June 1 Early Christian Apologist and theologian. A pagan born in Palestine, he studied philosophy before becoming a Christian in 132, probably at Ephesus. He then spent years as… …   Universalium

  • Justin Martyr — Justin de Naplouse Justin de Naplouse ou Justin le Philosophe Justin, Les Vrais Pourtraits et Vies Hommes Illustres, 1584 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Justin Martyr — Infobox Saint name=Saint Justin Martyr birth date=c. 100 death date=165 feast day=1 June (Roman Catholic Church, Eastern Orthodox Church 14 April (Roman Calendar, 1882 1969) venerated in=Roman Catholic Church Anglican Communion Eastern Orthodox… …   Wikipedia

  • Justin Martyr — (c. 100–c. 165)    Saint, Martyr and Theologian.    Justin was born into a pagan family in Nablus, Samaria, and was converted to Christianity in 132, having studied the pagan philosophies. He taught first in Ephesus and then in Rome. Finally he… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Justin Martyr — /ˈdʒʌstən matə/ (say justuhn mahtuh) noun Saint, c.100–c.165, Christian saint, philosopher and martyr, born in Syria …   Australian English dictionary

  • Justin Martyr — /jus tin mahr teuhr/ Saint, A.D. c100 163?, early church historian and philosopher. * * * …   Universalium

  • Justin Martyr — /jus tin mahr teuhr/ Saint, A.D. c100 163?, early church historian and philosopher …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saint — 1347 80, Italian ascetic and mystic. died A.D. 731, pope 715 731. died A.D. 741, pope 731 741. died A.D. 352, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 337 352. died A.D. 683, Sicilian ecclesiastic: pope 682 683. died A.D. 855, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 847… …   Universalium

  • saint — saintless, adj. /saynt/, n. 1. any of certain persons of exceptional holiness of life, formally recognized as such by the Christian Church, esp. by canonization. 2. a person of great holiness, virtue, or benevolence. 3. a founder, sponsor, or… …   Universalium

  • Justin — /jus tin/; Fr. /zhyuus taonn /; Ger. /yoos teen /, n. a male given name: from a Latin word meaning just. * * * (as used in expressions) Combes Justin Louis Émile Heaney Seamus Justin Justin II Justin Martyr Saint Winsor Justin * * * ▪ Roman… …   Universalium

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