Symeon (disambiguation)

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There are several saints named Symeon or Simeon, including the following:
 
There are several saints named Symeon or Simeon, including the following:
  
*[[Simeon the God-receiver]] was a [[prophet]] who was present when [[Jesus]] was brought into the temple as an infant (celebrated as the feast of the [[Presentation]]), and is credited with the ''Prayer of St. Simeon'' or ''Nunc Dimittis''.
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*'''[[Simeon the God-receiver]]''' was a [[prophet]] who was present when [[Jesus]] was brought into the temple as an infant (celebrated as the feast of the [[Presentation]]), and is credited with the ''Prayer of St. Simeon'' or ''Nunc Dimittis''.
*[[Symeon the Stylite]] (c. 390-459) was the first saint to live [[ascetic]]ally on a pillar, or ''style''.
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*'''[[Symeon the Stylite]]''' (c. 390-459) was the first saint to live [[ascetic]]ally on a pillar, or ''style''.
*[[Symeon the New Theologian]] (949–1022) is well-known for his theological works.
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*'''[[Symeon the New Theologian]]''' (949–1022) is well-known for his theological works.
 
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Symeon means one who hears or God hears.

There are several saints named Symeon or Simeon, including the following:


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