Lucian of Antioch
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Lucian of Antioch


Born     ~240 traditionally Samosata (now Samsat, Turkey)
Died     January 7, 312 possibly Nicomedia
Honored in     Eastern Orthodox Church
Feast     
January 7 Roman Catholic Church
October 15 Eastern Orthodox Church
a presbyter and an influential teacher of Antioch whose students included Arius and Eusebius of Nicomedia; his Subordinationist teaching was probably the primary source of Arian doctrine; a editor of a revised text of Septuagint which became the standard Old Testament text in Syria, Asia Minor, and Constantinople; 
was martyred at Nicomedia in 312




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