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Sergius, St

Line breaks: St Ser|gius
Pronunciation: /ˈsəːdʒɪəs
 
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Definition of Sergius, St in English:

( 1314–92), Russian monastic reformer and mystic; Russian name Svyatoi Sergi Radonezhsky. He founded forty monasteries, re-establishing the monasticism which had been lost through the Tartar invasion, and inspired the resistance which saved Russia from the Tartars in 1380. Feast day, 25 September.

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