June 10 – Bassian of Lodi; John Dominici

Bassian of Lodi (d. 430), son of a Sicilian governor, sought from an early age to learn about Christianity, which he did whilst in Rome ostensibly being educated about other stuff. At his baptism he saw an angel standing (or hovering or whatever angels do in baptismal fonts), holding his baptismal robe. When Bassian asked,… Continue reading June 10 – Bassian of Lodi; John Dominici