December 23 – Niphon of Constantia; Thorlac Thorhallsson

Niphon of Constantia (IV cent.) was born in Paphlagonia (the topmost strip (or “loin”) of Anatolia), and was educated in Constantinople, where he fell in with a bad crowd, abandoning his childhood piety for a life of foul language, unclean deeds, and other aspects of juvenile delinquency that we’re just not going to go into… Continue reading December 23 – Niphon of Constantia; Thorlac Thorhallsson