Also known as St. Gregory of Nazianzen, Christian became a monk at a monastery established by Saint Basil. He helped to bring Arians back to the Faith, and when he felt his mission was accomplished, he retired and became a hermit.
b. 330 AD, Cappadocia d. 1/25/390, Cappadocia
Patronage: Harvests, Poets
Feast Day: January 2