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St CYRIL-OF-JERUSALEM

Christian Saint

Highly respected theologian of Jerusalem and venerated Doctor of the Church.

. He publicized his ‘Holy City’ as the pilgrimage center for all of Christendom.

Part of his publicity campaign was the sighting related thus:

"A vast luminous body in the form of a cross appeared in the heavens, just over Holy Golgotha, reaching as far as the Holy Mount of Olives, seen not by one or two persons, but clearly and evidently by the whole city?"

He was also very keen on baptism and wrote twenty-three catechetical lectures appertaining to the same.

St CYRIL-OF-JERUSALEM FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : CYRIL-OF-JERUSALEM
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : March 18th
Birth and Death Dates : 315-386
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 128

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Article last updated on 10 April 2009 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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