December 18 – Zoe at Rome; Samthann

Zoe at Rome (d. ca. 286) was a jailer’s (or nobleman’s) wife who was unable to speak for six years (no “chatty wife” jokes please). She saw a vision of an angel holding the Collected Writings of Saint Sebastian, sought him, found him, and fell down at his feet. Before he could help her up,… Continue reading December 18 – Zoe at Rome; Samthann