June 1 – Justin Martyr

Justin Martyr (ca. 100–ca. 165) was born in Flavia Neapolis, which maps onto Nablus in modern Palestine. He slyly tells us he came of pagan, not Jewish, stock by specifying the configuration of his configurable (let the reader understand). Justin first studied under a Stoic philosopher, until he realized his teacher had nothing to teach… Continue reading June 1 – Justin Martyr