July 28 Saints of the Day – Irene of Chrysovalantou and Samson of Dol

On this date in 1896, the city of Miami, Florida, was incorporated. Thankfully, many good things also happened on that day. Irene (of) Chrysovalantou (d. 912) was born to wealthy parents (a common theme) in Cappadocia (not as common), and was chosen to be the bride of Michael, son of Theodora the Restora. Irene agreed,… Continue reading July 28 Saints of the Day – Irene of Chrysovalantou and Samson of Dol