March 29 – Mark of Arethusa

Mark, Bishop of Arethusa (d. ca. 362) was struck from the western martyrology for many centuries, partly because he disliked the word “homoousios” (and who can blame him, from a purely asthetic point of view), and partly because for many years was semi-Arian (just his left side). But all indication is that he ultimately embraced… Continue reading March 29 – Mark of Arethusa