Saint Polycarp, bishop and martyr

Today’s readings  Saint Polycarp was the bishop of Smyrna and a disciple of the apostles. He is known to have accompanied Saint Ignatius of Antioch to Rome to confer with Pope Anicetus concerning the celebration of Easter, which was quite a controversy in that time. He was known to be a man of faith and… Continue reading Saint Polycarp, bishop and martyr