- died A.D. 741, pope 731-741.
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Gregory III — may refer to:* Pope Gregory III * Gregory III Laham, Patriarch of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church … Wikipedia
Gregory III — Pope (q.v.) from 731 741 who inherited the dispute with Leo III over Iconoclasm (qq.v.). At a synod in Rome (q.v.) in 731, he denounced Iconoclasm and excommunicated the subservient patriarch Anastasios (qq.v.). In response, Leo III sent an… … Historical dictionary of Byzantium
GREGORY III — born in Syria; was successor of Gregory II., and carried out the same policy to the territorial aggrandisement of the Holy See at a time when it might have been overborne by secular invasions … The Nuttall Encyclopaedia
Gregory III — died A.D. 741, pope 731 741. * * * … Universalium
Gregory III of Naples — Gregory III (died March 870), eldest son of Sergius I of Naples and Drusa, was the duke of Naples as co regent with his father from 850 and as successor to his father from his father s death in 864 to his own some six years later. He was recorded … Wikipedia
Gregory III, Count of Tusculum — Gregory III (died about 1108) was the son of Gregory II. He was the Count of Tusculum from 1058, when his father died. He is usually considered to stand at the fore of the family of the Colonna. Unlike his father, he did not bear the ducal and… … Wikipedia
Gregory III, Pope Saint — • A Syrian, was elected the successor of Pope St. Gregory II by acclamation, d. 741 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 … Catholic encyclopedia
Gregory III, Pope — (d. 741) Mid eighth century pope (r. 731 741) who sought aid from the Carolingian mayor of the palace and effective ruler of the Franks, Charles Martel, in order to resolve the crisis brought on by the failure of Byzantine power in Italy and… … Encyclopedia of Barbarian Europe
Gregory III Laham — Infobox Patriarch name=Gregory III birth name= Lutfy Laham church=Melkite Greek Catholic Church see=Antioch patriarch of = Patriarch of Antioch residence=Syria and Lebanon enthroned=November 29, 2000 ended= predecessor=Maximos V Hakim… … Wikipedia
Gregory III, Saint — ▪ pope born , Syria died November 741; feast day November 28 pope from 731 to 741. A priest when elected pope by acclamation, he was the last pope to seek approval of his election from the imperial exarch in Ravenna. His pontificate… … Universalium