February 7 – Parthenius of Lampsacus and Luke the Younger

Parthenius of Lampsacus (fl. 325), was born in Melitopolis to a deacon (and we presume to a mother, although she’s not mentioned). A fisherman, Parthenius generously gave his proceeds to the poor. When he turned 18, he received the ability to heal people miraculously (I had no idea there were age restrictions on that sort… Continue reading February 7 – Parthenius of Lampsacus and Luke the Younger