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Eugene Bulgaris, Archbishop of Cherson

XVIII/XIX Centuries
Orthodox philosophe, associated with the unsuccessful attempt to found a Western-style academy on Mt. Athos. Nevertheless, he was also a strong opponent of Uniate and Roman Catholic expansion and corresponded with Pierre Leclerc, the pro-Orthodox Western theologian. He spent the second half of his career in Russia.

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