BLESSING OF THE THROATS
Saint Blaise, martyr and bishop of Sebaste in Armania is believed to have been martyred in the persecution of Licinius around 316. According to various accounts he was a physician before becoming a bishop. He is …Read More
The Roman Empire celebrated the beginning of the New Year with wanton festivities, ceremonies, and gifts. The Church tried to counteract as attested by the words of St. Augustin
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They will be giving new-year’s gifts, you should give alms.