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By John Moorhead

Gregory's existence culminated in his keeping the place of work of pope (590 - 604). he's more often than not considered as one of many remarkable figures within the lengthy line of popes, and by means of the overdue 9th century had end up referred to as 'the Great'. in addition to Ambrose, Jerome and Augustine, he performed a severe function within the background of his time, whereas in the course of the heart a long time his highbrow effect was once moment in basic terms to that of Augustine.
This quantity offers a biographical and highbrow context to Gregory the good, and new translations of his so much influential writings.

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