September 22, 2020

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Church Fathers

church fathers

The Church Fathers are a great source of truth for the fullness of the Christian faith, as they were the ones who received the oral tradition by word-of-mouth from the apostles. Here, you can learn more about—and read the writings of—the great saints, fathers, and apologists of the Orthodox Church.

A

• Andrew the Apostle

• Anthony the Great

Athanasius of Alexandria

• Augustine of Hippo


B

• Barnabas the Apostle

• Bartholomew the Apostle

Basil the Great


C

• Clement of Alexandria

Clement of Rome

Cyril of Alexandria

• Cyril VI of Alexandria

• Cyril of Jerusalem


 

D

Dioscorus the Great

• Dionysius the Areopagite


E

• Ephrem the Syrian

• Evagrius Ponticus


G

• Gregory the Illuminator

• Gregory Nazianzen

• Gregory of Nyssa


H

• Hermas the Apostle

• Hilary of Poitiers

• Hippolytus


I

• Ignatius of Antioch

• Irenaeus of Lyons


J

• James the Apostle

• Jerome

• John the Apostle

• John Cassian

• John Chrysostom

• Jude the Apostle

• Justin the Martyr


L

• Luke the Apostle


M

• Marius Victorinus

• Matthew the Apostle

• Matthias

• Mark the Apostle


O

• Origen


P

• Paul the Apostle

• Peter the Apostle

• Philoxenus of Mabbug

Polycarp of Smyrna


S

• Severus of Antioch

• Shenouda the Great

• Shenouda III


T

• Thomas the Apostle