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Basil the Great, Latin Basilius, (born adCaesarea Mazaca, Cappadocia—died January 1,Caesarea; Bibliography of St. Basil the Great book feast day January 2; Eastern feast day January 1), early Church Father who defended the orthodox faith against the Arian bishop of Caesarea, he wrote several works on monasticism, theology, and canon was declared a saint soon after his death.

Basil of Caesarea, also called Saint Basil the Great (Greek: Ἅγιος Βασίλειος ὁ Μέγας, Ágios Basíleios o Mégas; Coptic: Ⲡⲓⲁⲅⲓⲟⲥ Ⲃⲁⲥⲓⲗⲓⲟⲥ; – January 1 or 2, ), was the 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 Born: orCaesarea, Cappadocia.

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Vladimir's Seminary Press Popular Patristics Series), and more on Born around AD, St. Basil the Great received the best education in pagan and Christian culture available in his day, studying in his native Cappadocia, Constantinople, and Athens.

bibliography of St. Basil the Great book Yet St. Basil’s life changed course decidedly when he forsook a worldly career to embrace the monastic life. Basil of Caesarea (Arabic: باسيليوس الكبير), also called Saint Basil the Great, was the bishop of Caesarea Mazaca in Cappadocia, Asia Minor (modern-day Turkey).He was an influential 4th century Christian theologian and monastic.

Theologically, Basil was a supporter of the Nicene faction of the church, in opposition to Arianism on one side and the followers of Apollinaris of /5.

St. Basil the Elder, father of St. Basil the Great, was the son of a Christian of good birth and his wife, Macrina (Acta SS., January, II), both of whom suffered for the faith during the persecution of Maximinus Galerius (), spending several years of hardship in the wild mountains of Pontus.

Basil the Great was born at Caesarea of Cappadocia in He was one of ten children of St. Basil the Elder and St. Emmelia. Several of his brothers and sisters are honored among the saints. He attended school in Caesarea, as well as Constantinople and.

Originally published inthis book presents a detailed study of St Basil the Great and his monasticism. The main focus of the text is on Basil's ascetic writings, but information is provided on the surrounding historical context and the framework of early by: 4.

Saint Basil the Great Cathedral, located at 50 Polonă street, is the first Romanian Greek-Catholic church built in church's patron is Basil of Caesarea and its dedication celebration is on January On Aug there was a ceremony of inauguration of the first bishop of the Eparchy of Saint Basil the Great of Bucharest inside the Cathedral.

This short work is an address given by St. Basil the Great to young students on the proper use of pagan Greek literature and philosophy.

The text in this edition is the Greek of Jacques Paul Migne (–), a French Catholic priest who compiled and edited a vast array of patristic and other ancient Greek texts.

The introduction discusses the life of St. Basil as well as this present work. The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, with its headquarters located in the City of New York, is an Eparchy of the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, The mission of the Archdiocese is to proclaim the Gospel of Christ, to teach and spread the Orthodox Christian faith, to energize, cultivate, and guide the life of the Church in the United States of America according to the Orthodox.

Our father among the saints Basil the Great (ca. - January 1, ), was bishop of Caesarea, a leading churchman in the 4th Church considers him a saint and one of the Three Holy Hierarchs, together with Saints Gregory the Theologian (Gregory Nazianzus) and JohnGregory the Theologian, and Basil's brother Saint Gregory of Nyssa are called the Cappadocian Fathers.

St Basil the Great wrote his treatise On the Holy Spirit during the closing phase of the Trinitarian controversies of the fourth century. The Arians had previously denied the full divinity of the Son and the debate then turned to the Holy Spirit.

In this work, without explicitly calling the Spirit 'God,' St Basil demonstrates that He, like the /5(11). BASIL THE GREAT. CHAPTER I. EARLY LIFE: ATHENS.

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Basil the Great was born at Caesarea of Cappadocia in He was one of ten children of St. Basil the Elder and St. Emmelia. Several of his brothers and sisters are honored among the saints.

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The Fathers Speak: the Great, y of Nazianzus, y of Nyssa by Basil the Great St, Gregory Nazianzus, St, et al. | 1 Jan out of 5 stars 2. Basil Academy, a convent boarding school for girls of Ukrainian heritage, opened its doors in The Academy is now a college preparatory school, which provides an excellent education for a diverse student body and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

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), St. Basil the Great is of one of the Cappadocian Fathers, namely the famous fourth-century. Basil ordained Priest. Accession of Valentinian and Valens.

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Persecution of Catholics in the East. Revision of the Rules. Basil Bishop of Caesarea. Death of Athanasius. Basil writes his treatise on the Holy Spirit. Death of Valens.

Death of Basil, Accession of Theodosius. Digitized by Google. Includes bibliography Pages: St. Basil the Great is one of them. Early Life Basil was born in in the big city of Caesarea (population of about ,), in the region known as Cappadocia, which is located in eastern Asia.

Basil the Great (), Bishop of Caesarea in the Roman province of Cappadocia, was influential in the development of monasticism in the Eastern Orthodox Church and played a role in the Arian controversy.

One of 10 children, Basil came from a wealthy and noble Christian family of Cappadocia. World Traveler Coloring Book: 30 World Heritage Sites (Design Originals) Beginner-Friendly Art Activities featuring Sydney Harbour, St.

Basil's Cathedral, Taj Mahal, Great Wall of China, and More by McArdle, Thaneeya and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Caesarea, which was used as poorhouse, hospital, and hospice.

Writings. Of Basil's writings, mention may be made (1) of the dogmatic-polemical, including the books against Eunomius of Cyzicus (q.v.) entitled "Refutation of the Apology of the Impious Eunomius," written in or ; book i controverts Arianism, books ii and iii defend the Homoousianism of the Son and the Spirit.

Book Description. This unique volume examines the life and thought of Basil of Caesarea. Stephen M. Hildebrand brings together a lengthy introduction to his life and thought with a selection of extracts from his diverse works in new translations, with each extract accompanied by an introduction and notes.

Basil, St, ‘the Great’ (c–79).One of the three Cappadocian fathers, and the first of the three Holy Hierarchs of the E. s his eloquence and personal holiness, Basil was known for his talent for administration. His two monastic rules (see below) determined the structure of E.

Christian monasticism ever since. Stories of the Saints St Basil The Great. St Basil The Great. Basil was born in Caesarea of Cappadocia, in what is now central Turkey, in The persecution of Christians had ceased, but his parents had lived through these times.

He originally planned to become a lawyer and. The Asketikon of St Basil the Great comprises a new English translation and studies which re-examine the emergence of monasticism in Asia Minor. The Regula Basilii, translated by Rufinus from Basil's Small Asketikon, is closely compared with the Greek text of the longer edition, as a means to tracing the development of ideas.

Silvas concludes that the antecedents of the monastic community of. Basil of Caesarea, also called Saint Basil the Great (Greek: Ἅγιος Βασίλειος ὁ Μέγας, Hágios Basíleios ho Mégas; or [5] – January 1 or 2, ), 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.

Full text of "St. Basil: Letters and Selected Works" See other formats.St Basil's primary task as archbishop was the defense of the Catholic faith, which he carried out for the rest of his life with unflinching courage, great intellectual power, and a charity and desire for agreement with his opponents (though not at the price of orthodoxy) unusual among theological controversialists.St.

Basil the Great to students on Greek literature / with notes and vocabulary, by Edward R. Maloney () (Reprint) Basil, Saint, Bishop of Caesarea, approximately .