January 26 – Xenophon of Constantinople and Family; Paula of Rome

Xenophon of Constantinople (V cent.), his wife Maria, and their sons Arcadius and John. Xenophon, a senator, sent his sons to law school in Beirut. Tragically their ship foundered at sea (can a ship founder anywhere else?), and they washed ashore miles apart. Each thought the other had perished, and each was nursed back to… Continue reading January 26 – Xenophon of Constantinople and Family; Paula of Rome