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June Saints

Saint Ephrem (died circa 373) Poet, teacher, orator and defender of the faith, Ephrem is the only Syrian recognised as a doctor of the Church. Born in Nisibis, Mesopotamia, he was baptised as a young man and became famous as a teacher in his native city. When the Christian emperor had to cede Nisibis to […]