May 6 – Barbarus in Thessaly; Edbert of Lindisfarne

Barbarus in Thessaly, Martyr (IX cent.), started his narrative as a robber, extortioner, murderer, and otherwise unwholesome dude. He lived in a cave, waylaying travelers and doing other bad stuff. One day as he sat there looking at all his jewels and gold and Rolex watches (or ninth century equivalents), the idea of the Last… Continue reading May 6 – Barbarus in Thessaly; Edbert of Lindisfarne