October 26 – Demetrius of Thessaloniki; Eata of Hexham

Greatmartyr Demetrius of Thessaloniki (ca. 270–306) was a noble Macedonian who rose to high rank in the Roman army. He was a Christian right off the bat (no bats were harmed in the writing of this hagiography), and his preaching won many a pagan to the faith. Maximian, Caesar of the East but not Augustus… Continue reading October 26 – Demetrius of Thessaloniki; Eata of Hexham