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Finally the school year has come an to end Learning so much about history from the prehistoric times to the Peloponnesian Wars to the fall of the Roman Empire Gregory the Great came after all that in 540Three important facts about him are that he converted homes into monasteries he was the first pope who was a monk and he sent St Augustine on a missionary to convert the English In history Gregory the Great or Pope Gregory I and Constantine are similar because both were known for spreading Christianity Both are known as Constantine the Great and Gregory the Great for their important accomplishments Some accomplishments are that Gregory the Great is known for fighting off the Lombards when they were attacking and Constantine is known for creating the Edict of Milan and for making the first Christian city In 540 St Gregory the Great was born in Rome into a wealthy patrician family His father Gordianus owned large estates in Sicily and his mother Silvia is recognized as a saint Two of Gregorys aunts Tarsilla and Aemilians were canonized Guiley 134 In addition Gregory had two people from his family that were elected Pope Agapitus I and Felix III his great-great-grandfather Thurston Attwater 566 Not a lot is known about Gregorys early life Gregory was drawn to the religious life meditating for hours on the Scripture In 572 he became the prefect of the city of Rome but after a year he left his job and became a monk After his father died he turned his home into a monastery under the patronage of St Andrew and turned his six Sicilian estates into monasteries and a seventh in Rome Kelly 65-66 The next year he joined monastery St Andrews on the Celian Hill During his time at the monastery he lived an austere life that weakened his health and made him suffer from chronic gastrointestinal problems About 578 Pope Benedict I called Gregory
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