354 – Born on November 13th in Tagaste, a town of Numidia, now Souk-Ahras in Algeria. St. Augustine is one of the four great fathers of the Latin Church. 383 – Augustine now returned for a second time to Carthage, where he devoted himself zealously to work and migrated to Rome. 386 – The conversion ..
1951 – Born in Siirt, Turkey. 1971 – He studied theology at the Armenian Patriarchate in Jerusalem and was ordained a deacon and later a celibate priest. 1980-1992 – As pastor of the Armenian Church of Switzerland. – He established and organized new church communities in Zurich, Bern, Kreazlingen and Lugano. 1992 – His ..
293 – Athanasius, born in Alexandria, Egypt. He was a Christian bishop, the Bishop of Alexandria, in the fourth century. He is revered as a saint by the Roman Catholic Church, the Eastern Orthodox Church, Anglican Communion and the Oriental Orthodox Church, and regarded as a great leader of the Church by Protestants. 318 – ..
US (English-born) Methodist bishop eponym of Asbury Park, ..
1036 – Born in Milan. Italian Benedictine bishop and saint. 1071 – Alexander II designated Anselm as Bishop of Lucca and sent him to Germany to take investiture from Henry IV. 1073 – Gregory VII, successor of Alexander II, also appointed Anselm Bishop of Lucca, but advised him not to accept his ring and crosier ..
340 – Saint Ambrose, (Latin: Sanctus Ambrosius, "Ambrosius episcopus Mediolanensis"; Italian: Sant’Ambrogio; Lombard: Sant’Ambroeus), bishop of Milan (Mediolanum in Latin), was one of the most eminent bishops of the 4th century was born. 372 – Was highly regarded as governor and popular pressure resulted in his appointment . 374 – Proclaimed as Bishop, although he ..
1644 – Born in Erlenbach im Simmental, Canton of Berne, Switzerland. Swiss Mennonite leader of the late 17th century who founded the Mennonite sect known as the Amish. 1693 – Broke away from the main body of Mennonites, feeling that they had strayed from the strict austerity of their forebears. – He founded ..
1921 – Allin was born in Helena, Arkansas on April 22, 1921. 1943 – Graduated with a degree in History at the University of South Sewanee. 1945 – Earned his Master of Divinity and was ordained to priesthood in the Diocese of Arkansas. 1949 – Married Francess Ann Kelly. 1952 – Became Rector of Grace ..
954 – Born in Weston, Somerset. 984 – He was appointed, through Dunstan’s influence, to the Bishopric of Winchester. 1006 – He succeeded Aelfric as Archbishop of Canterbury. 1011 – He was captured and kept in prison for seven months. 1012 – He was murdered in Greenwich, London on the 19th of April. 1078 – ..
1857-1885 – US Episcopal seminary student. 1883 – 1st black to graduate from University of Pen..