1. [ noun ] (Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching
Synonyms: Doctor

"the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages"

Related terms: theologian Roman_Catholic basil Gregory Augustine ambrose athanasius gregory_nazianzen eusebius_hieronymus john_chrysostom Roman_Catholic
Similar spelling:   Doctor_of_Theology