Gennadius I

(d. 471)

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(d. 471),

Patr. of Constantinople from 458. In his earlier years he opposed the Christological teaching of St Cyril of Alexandria. He wrote biblical commentaries and dogmatic works. Feast day in the E., 17 Nov.; in the W., 25 Aug.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Christianity.

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