September 30 – Gregory the Illuminator; Jerome

Gregory the Illuminator (257–332) was the son of a regicide, but that’s not his fault. When his father Anak killed the king of Armenia in a land swap conspiracy, the outraged Armenians slaughtered all his relatives they could find. Fortunately little Gregory had been smuggled into exile, where he was raised in the Christian faith,… Continue reading September 30 – Gregory the Illuminator; Jerome