October 27 – Nestor the Chronicler; Frumentius

Nestor the Chronicler (ca. 1056–ca. 1114) was a monk in the Kievan Caves (they did let him out from time to time). His opinion was that people who read books “converse with God or the saints.” Wanting to do his part for this conversation, he wrote. And boy, did he wrote. He was the inaugural… Continue reading October 27 – Nestor the Chronicler; Frumentius