Saint Stephen Harding

04/17/2015

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Abbot. 

Stephen Harding was trained as a youth in the Abbey of Sherbourne in Dorsetshire. Whence, for the purpose of study, he went first to Scotland and afterwards to Paris. Thereafter he made a pilgrimage to Rome; and on his return thence into France...


Saint Anicetus

04/17/2015

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Pope and Martyr. 

Anicetus is said to have been a Syrian. He was raised to the Chair of Peter during the troublous times of the hereticks Valentine and Marcion in the latter part of the reign of the Emperor Antoninus Pius, and suffered greatly for the...