Monthly Archives: August 2011


Saint Roch Patron Saint of Dogs

Saint Roch is one, among many other saints, whose actual history is crowded with legend and therefore it is almost impossible to deduce whether legend is historically accurate or completely off base. Continue reading

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Saint Maximus the Confessor and the Humbled

Saint Maximus the Confessor was born to Byzantine nobility and quickly became involved in Byzantium’s political atmosphere. Continue reading

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Get to Know Archbishop Sambi

On July 27th Archbishoip Pietro Sambi, our Apostolic Nuncio, died from complications in the lung surgery he underwent only two weeks ago. Continue reading

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