November 7 – Hieron of Mytilene

Hieron of Mytilene (d. ca. 300) was born in Tyana (just 90 minutes north of Tarsus on the O-21), in either Great Cappadocia or Greater Cappadocia, depending on your source. Sadly no saints were born in Greatest Cappadocia, leading one to wonder just what was so greatest about it. At this time Diocletian and Maximian… Continue reading November 7 – Hieron of Mytilene