Featured Saint 1/5/22

Saint George the Prince of Martyrs 

Claim to fame:

He refused to follow the Emperor’s decree for idol worship. After many tortures and trials, the Saint was martyred.

Quote:

One of the Emperor’s ministers: “Who taught you to be daring like this?”

Saint George: “It is the truth.”

Fun fact:

He had a high rank in the Roman military for twenty years