December 30 – He Preached Sanctity in Marriage and Chastity in Priesthood

St. Egwin Third Bishop of Worcester; date of birth unknown; d. (according to Mabillon) 20 December, 720, though his death may have occurred three years earlier. His fame as founder of the great Abbey of Evesham no doubt tended to the growth of legends which, though mainly founded on facts, render it difficult to reconcile … Continue reading December 30 – He Preached Sanctity in Marriage and Chastity in Priesthood