Chrysostom,Saint John

Chry·sos·tom (krĭsʹəs-təm, krĭ-sŏsʹ-), Saint John. A.D. 347?-407.
Antioch-born Greek prelate whose eloquent sermons earned him the name Chrysostom, “golden-mouthed.” As patriarch of Constantinople (from 398), his oratory against corruption eventually led to his death.

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Universalium. 2010.

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