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Saint of the Day: St. Vladimir of Russia


Empire builder, statesman, soldier, leader, and ultimately an extraordinary missionary, Vladimir of Russia has been referred to by historians as nothing more than Prince Vladimir, but Christianity knows him as a saint, a title that exceeds that of “emperor” or “the great.”
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Saint of the Day: St. Boris of Bulgaria


Boris-Michael’s long-sought isolation was short-lived, however, and he was forced to return to the state because of the ineptness of his son Vladimir as ruler. He found things in a sorry state and felt that he was doomed to serve as a tsar.
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