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St ANDREW-OF-CRETE

Christian Saint

Also known as ANDREW-OF-JERUSALEM

Archbishop of Cortyna and pioneer of Byzantine Liturgy and Hymnography.

He invented the canon consisting of nine orders in stanzaic form each sung in a different melody. Swinging Hymn time indeed.

St ANDREW-OF-CRETE FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : ANDREW-OF-CRETE
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : July 4th
Birth and Death Dates : 660-740
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : ANDREW-OF-JERUSALEM
Popularity index : 37

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Article last updated on 12 February 2009 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "ANDREW-OF-CRETE: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 12 Feb. 2009. Web. 30 July 2014.

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