Thu, May 9, 2019
The Virgin of Aristocratus of the Vatopedi Monastery is a free reinterpretation of the icon of Hodegetria, with distinctive iconographic features indicating the future atonement and death on the cross of Christ.
Sat, Mar 9, 2019
Saint Abigail was born in County Clare, Other names of the saint are Gobnait (Gobnet, Gobhnet, Gobnaid, Gobnata, or Gobnatae). Gobnait is Irish for Abigail (“Brings Joy”).
As the patron saint of beekeepers, her name also has been anglicized as Deborah, meaning “Honey Bee.”