June 30 – The Twelve Apostles; Theobald of Provins

The Twelve Apostles (I Cent.) celebrate their Synaxis* today, or at least we do. “Synaxis” comes from the Greek words “syn” meaning “together” and “axis” meaning “an imaginary line passing through the center of a symmetrical solid.” Also “gathering.” Our Lord chose the Twelve in either Mark 3 or Luke 6 after praying all night… Continue reading June 30 – The Twelve Apostles; Theobald of Provins