Who is Saint Ambrose?

  • (noun): (Roman Catholic Church) Roman priest who became bishop of Milan; the first Church Father born and raised in the Christian faith; composer of hymns; imposed orthodoxy on the early Christian church and built up its secular power; a saint and Doctor of the Church (340?-397).
    Synonyms: Ambrose, St. Ambrose

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Steve Duke - Repertoire
... Saint Ambrose, an opera for soprano saxophonist/actor based on the life of Ambrose Bierce ... Saint Ambrose has been widely praised and excerpts have been performed by Duke and John Sampen throughout the United States ... Duke recorded Saint Ambrose for Capstone Records ...
Roman Catholic Marian Music - Saint Ambrose
... One of the oldest Marian intonations is credited to Saint Ambrose of Milan (339-374) ... dignas es esse mater Christi Marian hymns by Ambrose include the Confractorium from the Christmas liturgy, and in a poetic creation of Saint Ambrose ...
Larry Mullins - Coaching Career
... In 1940, he became head coach at Saint Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa, where he led the football team to an undefeated season ... In 1947, he returned to Saint Ambrose where he served for four more seasons ... In 1950, Saint Ambrose finished 12–1 ...
Saint Ambrose Of Optina - Biography
... and then later Starets Makary, whom Ambrose shared a cell with ... Ambrose had a very lively humor and sociable character which conflicted with his more stoic spiritual discipline ... Ambrose had many struggles with illness throughout his life building upon these struggles for insight into the human condition ...

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