Celibacy Celibacy - Christianity Sacraments Marriage Asceticism Bible. N.T Bible. O.T Athanasius, Saint, Patriarch of Alexandria, d. 373 Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint Gregory, of Nyssa, Saint, ca.335- ca.394 Coptic Church Monks Basil, the Great, saint, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 329- 379 Vows Monasticism and religious orders
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