Saint Gregpory Thaumaturgo

November 17


St. Gregory, a Lebanese law student in Beirut, he converted to the faith and when he returned to that city he was named bishop over the seventeen Catholics who lived there. The number seventeen would become important because at the time of his death all but that number of the inhabitants had become Catholics. he was known for his power of healing, as well as the ability to dry up streams, mover large boulders with but the command of his word. He is the patron of earthquakes, Armenia, desperate and or forgotten causes and is invoked against flooding. This page is part of another page, TWO SAINTS.


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