January 12 – Sava, Archbishop of Serbia; Marguerite Bourgeoys

Sava, Archbishop of Serbia (1174–1236), was born in the Serbian purple and named Ratsko, which doesn’t sound as odd in Serbian as in English. (One hopes.) He was given more-than-titular rule of the Appenage of Hum, and everyone (except his deposed uncle Miraslav) said he did a great job of it. But he must have… Continue reading January 12 – Sava, Archbishop of Serbia; Marguerite Bourgeoys