Saint Timothy

01/24/2020

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Bishop and Martyr. 

Timothy was the beloved son in the Faith of the Apostle Paul, and a native of Lystra in Lycaonia, born of a Gentile father and a Jewish mother. He embraced the Christian religion when the Apostle Paul came into those parts. And the...


Saint Emerentiana

01/23/2020

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Martyr. 

Emerentiana, a Roman Martyr of unknown date, is reputed by some to have been the foster-sister of Saint Agnes, and whilst still a catechumen to have upbraided the idolators who were attacking the Christians. Whereupon she was stoned to death...


Saints Vincent and Anastasius

01/22/2020

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Martyrs. 

Vincent was a deacon of Saragossa in Spain, who suffered great tortures and death in the year 304 at Valencia, supposedly on January 22nd. At a very early date his fame spread abroad through Christendom, and he hath ever since been honoured as...