August 29 – Anastasius of Strumica; Jeanne Jugan

Anastasius of Strumica (d. 1794) was from Radovicha in the Strumitza Eparchy (now in the Republic of Macedonia). His parents bade him study to be a soldier, so he did. When he was twenty, he went to Thessalonica with his teacher, of whom we will have nothing positive to say. This teacher wanted to sell… Continue reading August 29 – Anastasius of Strumica; Jeanne Jugan