St. Basil

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n St. Basil (Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Roman Catholic Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379)
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Usage

In literature:

Basil in the East, and by St. Augustine and St. Hilary in the West.
"History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom" by Andrew Dickson White
Basil Valentine was born at Mayence, and was made prior of St. Peter's, at Erfurt, about the year 1414.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions" by Charles Mackay
Basil, St. Bridget, had all whiskers.
"The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman" by Laurence Sterne
By daybreak the next morning Louis was at the hospital of St. Basile.
"Barlasch of the Guard" by H. S. Merriman
Serapion, Titus, Basil do but borrow from Origen; and, with his argument, reproduce his corrupt text of St. Mark i.
"The Causes of the Corruption of the Traditional Text of the Holy Gospels" by John Burgon
Basil, St. Ambrose, and St. Augustine!
"Historical Sketches, Volume I (of 3)" by John Henry Newman
Basil Valentine was born at Mayence, and was made prior of St. Peter's, at Erfurt, about the year 1414.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
There have been Basilian nuns from the beginning, St Macrina, St Basil's sister, having established a nunnery which was under his direction.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
Basil and St. Gregory of Nazianzus learned at their schools and universities.
"Progress and History" by Various
Basil, St. Ambrose, St. Chrysostom, St. Jerome, St. Augustine, and St. Leo.
"The Formation of Christendom, Volume VI" by Thomas W. (Thomas William) Allies
What is the doctrine of St Basil on this subject?
"Vocations Explained" by Anonymous
BASIL AND ST. GREGORY OF NAZIANZUM.
"Sketches of Church History" by James Craigie Robertson
Basil, are in this council, and so St. Cyril of Jerusalem.
"The Church of England cleared from the charge of Schism" by Thomas William Allies
Basil, St. Ambrose, St. Chrysostom, St. Jerome, St. Augustine, and Facundus.
"An Essay on the Development of Christian Doctrine" by John Henry Cardinal Newman
Basil's was received in the East and in the West; no monks were known but those of St.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
That this bull be published, and posted on the gate of the basilic of the Prince of the Apostles, and on that of St. John of Lateran.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 2 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
We went all over St. Basile.
"Letters of a Diplomat's Wife" by Mary King Waddington
Basil and St. Ambrose, and many other beatified divines.
"Curiosities of Medical Experience" by J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen
Basil and St. Benedict.
"A Century of Science and Other Essays" by John Fiske
Basil's; above 200 of 10 St. Augustine's.
"Selections from the Prose Writings of John Henry Cardinal Newman" by John Henry Newman
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In poetry:

It all will have the haze of fairy tales
Upon it, like the gilt and dazzle
Of ornaments in Boyar chambers and
On the cathedral of St Basil.
"Spring" by Boris Pasternak

In news:

As I followed the story on Lee Bey's blog, I was reminded of another lost house of worship on one of our boulevards — St Basil's Catholic Church.
Google is celebrating the 450th anniversary of Moscow's St Basil's Cathedral today with a homepage doodle of the iconic structure.
Thales has received a contract from construction firm Basil Read to install air traffic management (ATM) equipment and solutions for a new airport being built on St Helena Island in the South Atlantic Ocean.
ST PAUL (AP) – Minnesota gardeners who grow basil for cooking should be aware of a new fungal disease that attacks the herb.
In this Friday, Dec 26, 2008 file photo, Father Frost , the Russian equivalent to Santa Claus, waves during a welcome ceremony near Red Square, with St Basil Cathedral in the background, in Moscow.
Anyone with information about the April 26, 1970, homicide on the grounds of St Basil the Great Church should contact State Police Trooper Henry Callithen at 610-268-2022 or hcallithen@pa.gov.
Thales has received a contract from construction firm Basil Read to install air traffic management (ATM) equipment and solutions for a new airport being built on St Helena Island in the South Atlantic Ocean.
Girls volleyball Hatters struggle, but pull out win over St Basil.
In this Friday, Dec 26, 2008 file photo, Father Frost, the Russian equivalent to Santa Claus, waves during a welcome ceremony near Red Square, with St Basil Cathedral in the background, in Moscow.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, Oct 20, 2012, 10:30 am, at St Peter's Catholic Church, Fort Yates, with Fr Basil Atwell officiating.
A file photo taken 18 December 2006 shows St Basil cathedral on the Red Square in Moscow.
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