Conversion of Saint Paul 25 Jan.28 Jan 2018

Old Calendar: Conversion of St. Paul St. Paul, named Saul at his circumcision, a Jew of the tribe of Benjamin, was born at Tarsus, the capitol of Cilicia. He was a Roman citizen. He was brought up as a strict Jew, and later became a violent persecutor of the Christians. While on his way to [...]

Welsh St. Lleudadd of Bardsey, Abbot (Laudatus)15 January 2018

Lleudad (Laudat) Bardysian (Latin Lleudadd, Laudatus, VI century), hegumen , the Reverend Memory January 15 (Celtic and Brit.) Originally the Welshman was abbot of the monastery on the island of Bardsey Island . He helped Reverend Kadfan in his missionary work in Brittany . Perhaps the same person with Saint Law (Laut) Kutansky (commemorated on September 22). Used materials Phillips, Andrew, priest . The Latin Saints of the Orthodox Patriarchate of Rome : "St. Lleudadd of [...]

CEOLWULPH or CEOLULPH 15 January 2018

(CEOLWULPH or CEOLULPH) King of Northumbria and monk of Lindisfarne, date and place of birth not known; died at Lindisfarne, 764. His ancestry is thus given by the "Anglo-Saxon Chronicle": "Ceolwulf was the son of Cutha, Cutha of Cuthwin, Cuthwin of Leoldwald, Leoldwald of Egwald, Egwald of Aldhelm, Aldhelm of Ocga, Ocga of Ida, Ida of Eoppa." Harpsfeld says that he [...]

Worry Appointments

Print · Read Online Worry Appointments By Tzvi Freeman Anxieties, worries, feelings of inadequacy and failure—all these smother and cripple the soul from doing its job. You need to find the appropriate time to deal with them. But don’t carry them around the whole day. During the day, you are Adam and Eve before they [...]

Uncertain Times 13 January 2018

There have been uncertain times in the Blair Household, AKA Br. Francis-clare. THis has caused my posting efforts to keep this site rolling to be uncertain and frustrated. Having run the gamut of Celtic saints and catholic/orthodox saints I have reached the point where  I am unsure regarding what I should make the steady theme. [...]

Monk Theodosios the Great 11 Jan 2018

11  JANUARY  (I - 24)               Monk Theodosios the Great, Founder of Coenobitic (Life-in-Common) Monasticism (+ 529).                          The Monk Theodosios the Great lived during the V-VI Centuries, and was the initiator of common-life (coenobitic) monasteries. He was born in Cappadocia of pious parents. Endowed with a splendid [...]

Merry Christmas to the Orthodox Christians celebrating Jan 7 and What is the Muslim Times Doing for you — The Muslim Times

Epigraph: Muhammad, thou shalt assuredly find those who say, ‘We are Christians,’ to be the nearest of them in love to the believers. That is because amongst them are savants and monks and because they are not proud. (Al Quran 5:82/83) Merry Christmas to all our brothers and sisters celebrating Christmas today from the Editorial […] [...]