John Chrysostom

John Chrysostom (c. 347–407) was an Archbishop of Constantinople and an important Early Church Father. He is known for his powerful and persuasive words in preaching and public speaking. After his death in 407 C.E., he was given the Greek title "chrysostomos", meaning "golden mouthed" in English.

The Orthodox and Eastern Catholic Churches see him as a saint. He is also recognized by the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Catholic Church as a saint. Western Churches, including the Roman Catholic Church, some Anglican Churches, and parts of the Lutheran Church, celebrate him by making 13 September a holiday. They also celebrate an Eastern feast day of 27 January. The Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria also recognizes John Chrysostom as a saint.

John is known mainly as a preacher in Christianity, as well as a theologian and liturgist.

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asturianu: Xuan Crisóstomu
azərbaycanca: İohann Xrisostom
беларуская: Іаан Златавуст
български: Йоан Златоуст
čeština: Jan Zlatoústý
Cymraeg: Ioan Aurenau
français: Jean Chrysostome
hrvatski: Ivan Zlatousti
Bahasa Indonesia: Yohanes Krisostomus
latviešu: Joans Hrizostoms
Bahasa Melayu: John Chrysostom
norsk nynorsk: Johannes Chrysostomos
português: João Crisóstomo
slovenčina: Ján Zlatoústy
slovenščina: Janez Zlatousti
српски / srpski: Јован Златоусти
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Jovan Hrizostom
Tiếng Việt: Gioan Kim Khẩu