December 24 – Eugenia of Rome; Charbel Markhlouf

Eugenia of Rome (d. ca. 258) was born there, but grew up in Alexandria, of which her father was prefect. Somehow she got hold of a copy of Paul’s letters, and longed to become a Christian, but the Christians had all been driven from the city (if you imagine an illustration from “The Pied Piper… Continue reading December 24 – Eugenia of Rome; Charbel Markhlouf