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St. Athanasius

St. AthanasiusAKA Athanasius

Born: 298 AD
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: 2-May-373 AD
Location of death: Alexandria, Egypt
Cause of death: Natural Causes
Remains: Buried, St. Mark Coptic, Cairo, Egypt

Gender: Male
Religion: Eastern Orthodox
Race or Ethnicity: Middle Eastern
Occupation: Religion, Author

Nationality: Ancient Rome
Executive summary: Patriarch of Alexandria, 328-373 AD

    Exiled (by Council of Tyre to Trier, Germany) 335-337 AD
    Pardoned (by Constantine II) Nov-337 AD
    Exiled (by Constantius II) 339 AD to 21-Oct-346 AD
    Exiled (by Constantius II) 356-362 AD
    Exiled (by Julian the Apostate) Oct-362 to Feb-364 AD
    Exiled (by Valens) Oct-365 to Feb-366 AD
    Canonization (named a Doctor of the Church) 1568
    Exhumed (remains transferred to Italy)
    Exhumed (remains returned to Egypt) 5-May-1973

Author of books:
Treatise Against the Gentiles (318 AD)
Treatise on the Incarnation of the Word (318 AD)
Defence against the Arians (347 AD)
The Life of Antony (c. 356 AD, Biography of the Desert Father Saint)
Defence of His Flight (357 AD, Reasoning of his flight from authorities)
History of the Arians (358 AD)
Four Discourses Against the Arians (360 AD, Polemic on the heresy of Arius)
Against Apollinaris (372 AD)



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