GREGORY THAUMATURGUS, ST.

   a theologian of the Greek Church, and a convert and disciple of Origen; became bishop of Neo-Cæsarea in Pontus; was present at the Council of Antioch; numerous conversions from paganism are ascribed to him, as well as numerous miracles; d. 270. Festival November 12.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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