Our Righteous Father '''Ephrem the Syrian''' was a prolific Syriac language hymn writer and theologian of the 4th century. He is venerated by Christians throughout the world, but especially among Syriac Christians, as a [[saint]]. His [[feast day]] in the [[Orthodox Church]] is [[January 28]].
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St. Ephrem the Syrian]]
== Name ==
*[http://www.comeandseeicons.com/e/ynk15.htm Icon of St. Ephraim the Syrian]
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