St. Gregory of Nyssa

The Life of Saint Macrina


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The poignant biography of Saint Macrina, by her brother, Saint Gregory of Nyssa. (The Reader)“The use of the word "philosophy" to …

Funeral Oration on Meletius


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Saint Meletius was Patriarch of Antioch from 360 until his death in 381. One of his last acts was to preside over the First Council of Const…

The Life of St. Macrina



A short biography of St. Macrina by her brother, St. Gregory of Nyssa. She was born about AD 330, and died in 379. Hugely intelligent, wise,…

On Virginity


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His admirable book "On Virginity", written about 370, was composed to strengthen in all who read it the desire for a life of perfe…