August 18 – Christodoulos the Philosopher; Florus and Laurus

Christodoulos the Philosopher (XIII cent.) was from Sakara, in Georgia. He spoke several languages fluently, he knew the Bible and the Fathers inside and out, and, as part of his desire to learn about all the faiths of the world (the better to understand his own faith), he even memorized the Qur’an. He was an… Continue reading August 18 – Christodoulos the Philosopher; Florus and Laurus