December 28 – The 20,000 Martyrs of Nicomedia; the Holy Innocents

The 20,000 Martyrs of Nicomedia (IV cent.) suffered under Emperors Diocletian and Maximus in Nicomedia, then the eastern capital (Ironic) (or maybe Doric) of the Roman Empire. Our story starts with Domna, a pagan priestess who somehow landed a copy of Acts+Paul (it fought hard but she played it a long time). Her heart burned… Continue reading December 28 – The 20,000 Martyrs of Nicomedia; the Holy Innocents