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Maximus the Greek

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  • Maximus the Greek — Saint Maximus the Greek Maximus the Greek has been held in the greatest repute by Old Believers, and his images are normally featured in every Old Believer church. Monk Born c. 1475 Arta, Greece …   Wikipedia

  • Maximus the Greek — born 1480, Árta, Greece died 1556, near Moscow, Russia; feast day January 21 Greek scholar and linguist. Educated in Paris, Venice, and Florence, he became part of a circle of humanist scholars and was influenced by the Dominican reformer… …   Universalium

  • Maximus the Confessor — Saint Maximus Icon of St. Maximus Confessor, Theologian, Homologetes Born c. 580 Constantinople or Palestine …   Wikipedia

  • Maximus the Confessor, Saint — ▪ Byzantine theologian born c. 580, , Constantinople died Aug. 13, 662, Lazica       the most important Byzantine theologian of the 7th century, whose commentaries on the early 6th century Christian Neoplatonist Pseudo Dionysius the Areopagite… …   Universalium

  • Maximus — (Hellenised as Maximos) is the Latin term for greatest or largest . In this connexion it is used to refer to: Circus Maximus (disambiguation) Pontifex Maximus, the highest priest of the ancient Roman College of Pontiffs It was also a common name …   Wikipedia

  • Greek scholars in the Renaissance — The migration of Byzantine Greek scholars and other émigrés from Byzantium during the decline of the Byzantine empire (1203 1453) and mainly after the fall of Constantinople in 1453 until the 16th century, is considered by modern scholars as… …   Wikipedia

  • Greek — Greekdom, n. Greekish, adj. /greek/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Greece, the Greeks, or their language. 2. pertaining to the Greek Orthodox Church. 3. noting or pertaining to the alphabetical script derived from a Semitic form of writing and… …   Universalium

  • Maximus — (as used in expressions) Fabius Maximus Cunctator Quintus Maximus the Greek Planudes Maximus * * * …   Universalium

  • Greek Church — • Details the history and various divisions of the church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Greek Church     Greek Church     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Maximus Planudes — Maximus Planudes, less often Maximos Planoudes (Greek: Μάξιμος Πλανούδης, c. 1260 c. 1305[1]), Byzantine grammarian and theologian, flourished during the reigns of Michael VIII Palaeologus and Andronicus II Palaeologus. He was born at Nicomedia… …   Wikipedia

  • Greek Anthology — The Greek Anthology (also called Anthologia Graeca or, sometimes, the Palatine Anthology ) is a collection of poems, mostly epigrams, that span the classical and Byzantine periods of Greek literature.While papyri containing fragments of… …   Wikipedia

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