February 5 – Theodosius of Chernigov and Gonsalo Garcia

Theodosius of Chernigov (d. 1696), despite the fact that the 1640s were not the best time to leave the relative safety of Podolsk (near Moscow) to go to seminary in Kiev, did just that. Poland and the Cossacks were having a polite disagreement about which of them should rule Kiev (final answer: neither), and the… Continue reading February 5 – Theodosius of Chernigov and Gonsalo Garcia