April 5 – Mark of Trache; Vincent Ferrer

Mark of Trache (d. ca. 400) (aka Mark the Anchorite of Athens) was a philosopher, but when his parents died, desiring to prepare his soul for the next life, he sat on a plank in the sea and prayed, “God, take me where you will.” God took him to Ethiopia (or Egypt or maybe Libya),… Continue reading April 5 – Mark of Trache; Vincent Ferrer