By the way, he's our patron because dh had to write a paper on one of his treatises for acceptance to the Austrian program which is what pushed us to embark on our home-learning adventure with our then 5th and 7th graders (who had been in parochial schools before we went).
Here's a quote from the great man:
The corruption of death no longer holds any power over mankind, thanks to the Word, who has come to dwell among us through his one
– St. Athanasius
Now, off to figure out what we can have for dinner to celebrate!
St. Athanasius of Alexandria, please pray for us!