Thursday, April 25, 2013

The Feast of St Mark: Facts About My Namesake


FACTS ABOUT ST MARK
  • One of the original 70 Disciples of Christ
  • St Peters interpreter during his journey to Rome
  • Wrote down St Peters sermons
  • Wrote Gospel of St Mark in Rome
  • Founded Church in Alexandria
  • Patron Saint of Notaries
  • Symbol is the Winged Lion
  • Martyred during the reign of Nero in 68AD

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