Not too long ago, the rector of the local Cathedral died after a battle with cancer.
Though not entirely unexpected, his departure from this life affected me deeply.
They remained together for at least 15 years, but in 289 CE Constantius, who was Roman Emperor Caesar, divorced Helena to enter into a politically advantageous marriage with a younger woman, Theodora, who was the stepdaugher of Maximian, Roman Emperor Augustus at the time.
Today, as civil divorce becomes more prevalent, St.
But try to drag her away into the scary deep waters where she can't touch bottom and you invite pure panic!