Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Holy Two Martyrs of Ascalon

Holy Two Martyrs of Ascalon (Feast Day - April 6);
photo shows Roman ruins in Ashkelon


Your unploughed earth produces fruit, O Word.
The fruit are two men, even to the loins.

Two unnamed Holy Martyrs of Christ contested for the faith in Ascalon (Ashkelon) in Palestine. They were buried in a mound of earth up to their loins and thus surrendered their souls into the hands of God.

To read more about supporting the ministry of the Mystagogy Resource Center, either as a monthly supporter or an annual supporter, please visit the DONATE page.

Thank you!

Please Visit Our Sponsors