November 2 – Acindynus of Persia; and All Souls

Martyrs Acindynus, Pegasias, Aphthonius, Elpidephorus, and Anempodistus (d. 345) were courtiers of King Shapur II of Persia. (Why would Persian courtiers have Greek names? Just good taste, I guess.) Shappy started persecuting Christians, and some jealous pagans outed APAE&A, who had been keeping their faith under wraps (tortilla wraps, perhaps) (or not). They were of… Continue reading November 2 – Acindynus of Persia; and All Souls