Gregory the Great


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Gregory the Great: Augustine of Hippo, Charlemagne
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Gregory the Great - (Roman Catholic Church) an Italian pope distinguished for his spiritual and temporal leadership; a saint and Doctor of the Church (540?-604)
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
References in classic literature ?
As for the observation that Machiavel hath, that the jealousy of sects, doth much extinguish the memory of things; traducing Gregory the Great, that he did what in him lay, to extinguish all heathen antiquities; I do not find that those zeals do any great effects, nor last long; as it appeared in the succession of Sabinian, who did revive the former antiquities.
The story is famous of how Pope Gregory the Great, struck by the beauty of certain Angle slave-boys at Rome, declared that they ought to be called not
Masses and veneration at Diocesan Shrine of Saint Agustine in Tanza; 7:30 motorcade to Cavite State University (CSU); procession from CSU to Saint Gregory the Great Parish in Indang, Cavite; motorcade to Pajo, Alfonso; caracol from Pajo to Saint John Nepomuceno Parish in Alfonso, Cavite;
In 2015, he became a priest at Our Lady's and St Gregory the Great, in Lydiate.
Gregory the Great Parish in Chicago, the Godons found a positive way to channel their grief.
Gregory The Great Minor Seminary in Tabaco City for high school.
Talks at the church of St Gregory the Great in Kirknewton will include Dr Ben Edwards on Prehistoric Death, Burial and Ritual at Ford and Etal Estate and Aspects of Life and Death in the Prehistoric Cheviots by archaeologist Paul Frodsham.
He said Mr Reddy was honoured by Pope Francis for his decades of service to the Catholic Church in Wales, and received the Order of St Gregory The Great, one of the five Orders of Knighthood of The Holy See, and was promoted to a Knight Commander.
He was bestowed with the Order of St Gregory the Great by the Archbishop of Westminster in 2013 for "conspicuous service to the Church and society", given in recognition of Mr Gubay's decision to set up a charitable foundation.
And made a knight of St Gregory the Great by Pope John Paul II.
1250-1550' and seminars on 'Trecento Images in Seicento Bologna', 'Saint James, Gregory the Great and Diego Gelmirez in Santiago de Compostela's Puerta de Platerias' and 'The Pope, the Street, and the Square'.
Letters of Pope Gregory: A Study of an Unknown Tenth-Century Manuscript Bound in Tenbury and Found in Melbourne Containing all or part of Forty Letters sent by Pope Gregory the Great, Melbourne, Macmillan Art, 2013; hardback; pp.