January 19 – Mark of Ephesus; Wulfstan of Worcester

Mark of Ephesus (1392–1444) is a controversial saint who cast the sole “nay” vote at the Council of Florence on the question of the reunification of the Orthodoxen and Roman Catholics. The son of a Constantinopolitan deacon, schooled by a philosopher and by a future bishop, Mark was at the time of the Council the… Continue reading January 19 – Mark of Ephesus; Wulfstan of Worcester