Tag: saints

St. Mary of Egypt

Special guest Amy Frykholm joins Marie Hause and Victoria Reynolds Farmer for a discussion of the desert ascetic St. Mary of Egypt and Amy Frykholm’s book on her, Wild Woman. Moderator: Marie Hause Panelists: Victoria Reynolds Farmer and guest Amy Frykholm Knowing How we first encountered St. Mary of Egypt Reading Discussion with Amy Frykholm of her book…

St. Chad the Pedestrian

So, another week, another feast for an Anglo-Saxon saint: February 2, the Feast of St. Chad. Don’t remember Chad? Oh, surely you recall those obnoxious little flecks of paper in the hotly contested presidential election of 2000, the chads? Dimpled chads, hanging chads, swinging chads, pregnant chads: so much hinged on what amounted, materially speaking,…