Cry ‘God for Harry, England, and Saint Edmund!’ — Reflections (Reblog for November 20)

Last Friday was St Georges day. The now Patron Saint of England. My Reflection this week is that he wasn’t always such. That honour once held by Edmund. King of East Anglia in the 9th century AD. A devout Christian (believed born on Christmas Day 841), he fought alongside Alfred the Great against the ‘Great […]

Cry ‘God for Harry, England, and Saint Edmund!’ — Reflections

Saint of the Day – 5 February – Saint Avitus of Vienne (c 450-c 518) Bishop — AnaStpaul (Reblog)

Saint of the Day – 5 February – Saint Avitus of Vienne (c 450-c 518) Bishop of Vienne, Poet, Confessor and Defender of the Mysteries of the Faith against heretics, writer. Avitus was a distinguished Bishop of Vienne, in Gaul, from 490 to about 518, though his death is placed by some as late as […]

Saint of the Day – 5 February – Saint Avitus of Vienne (c 450-c 518) Bishop — AnaStpaul