October 7 – 99 Fathers of Crete; Osgyth

The 99 Fathers of Crete (date unk.) started out as John and His Thirty-Five Companions (not a good name for a rock band, but perhaps for a swing orchestra?), who left Egypt for Cyprus to practice asceticism in exile. There they met thirty-nine other exile-seekers, bringing their total to 75. They all moved to Pamphylia,… Continue reading October 7 – 99 Fathers of Crete; Osgyth