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Athanasius of Alexandria

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Saint Athanasius of Alexandria

Icon of St. Athanasius
Bishop of Alexandria
Confessor and Doctor of the Church
Born Born::298 AD, Alexandria, Egypt
Died Died::May 2, 373 AD, Alexandria, Egypt
Venerated in Roman Catholicism
Eastern Orthodoxy
Oriental Orthodoxy
Major shrine Saint Mark Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo, Egypt
San Zaccaria, Venice, Italy
Feast May 2 (Roman Catholicism)
January 18 (Eastern Orthodoxy)
May 15 (Oriental Orthodoxy)

Saint Athanasius of Alexandria (Greek: Αθανάσιος, Athanásios; Latin: Athanasius Alexandrinus), (Born::298Died::May 2, 373) was a Christian bishop of Alexandria, Egypt in the fourth century. He is revered as a saint by both the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Orthodox Church.



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