b. AD 329/30 in Arianzus (near Nazianzus, Cappadocia);
d. ca. AD 390 in Arianzus;
important Greek Christian orator and poet who received the epithet ‘ho theológos’ for his defence of the Orthodox doctrine of the Trinity.
The extant works comprise a corpus of 44 orations (Log. 35 is spurious), a corpus of roughly 400 poems with 17,000 l…