May 12 – Epiphanius of Cyprus; Joanna of Portugal

Epiphanius of Cyprus (ca. 310–403) was a scholar who converted to Christianity when he saw a monk being kind to a poor man. He was monkified by St. Hilarion the Great (Oct 21), and after a time moved to the desert. There he was held captive by robbers for three months, but he spoke so… Continue reading May 12 – Epiphanius of Cyprus; Joanna of Portugal