Featured Saint 04/07/22

Saint Ananias the Apostle

Claim to fame:

The apostles ordained him bishop for the city of Damascus

Quote:

“Brother Saul, the Lord Jesus, who appeared to you on the road as you came, has sent me that you may receive your sight and be filled with the Holy Spirit.” (Acts 9:17)

Fun Fact:

He baptised St Paul and something like scales fell from his eyes, and he received his sight at once.
The Heavy Anglophile Orthodox: Apostle Ananias of the Seventy, Bishop of  Damascus