St. Gregory Palamas
Last Updated: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 08:18:16 +0000


Saints who lived, borned or died  İn Asia Minor Anatolia, Turkey

St. Gregory Palamas


Archbishop of Thessaloniki
Born     1296 Constantinople
Died     November 14, 1359 Thessaloniki
Honored in     
Eastern Orthodoxy
Eastern Catholic Churches
Canonized     1368
Constantinople by Patriarch Philotheos of Constantinople
Major shrine     Thessaloniki
Feast     Second Sunday of Great Lent
November 14
Attributes Long, tapering dark beard, vested as a bishop,
         holding a Gospel Book or scroll, right hand raised in benediction
Influenced Nilus Cabasilas, Nicodemus the Hagiorite, John Meyendorff






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