April 10 – Terence and the 40 Martyrs of Carthage; Antony Neyrot

Terence and the Forty Martyrs of Carthage (d. ca. 250). When Emperor Decius decided to pluck the Christian tares from the pagan wheat, his governor in Carthage, Fortunianus (I was going to gloss his name but thought better of it), gathered the townsfolk together, filled the town square with all the torture implements at his… Continue reading April 10 – Terence and the 40 Martyrs of Carthage; Antony Neyrot