1712 – Born in Frankfurt, Germany on the 31st of December, the fourth child of Brauers Johann Konrad Peter Böhler and his wife Antonetta Elisabetha. Moravian religious leader. 1831 – Attended school in Frankfurt, and went to the University of Jena. 1737 – His first official act as bishop, Count von Zinzendorf ordained Böhler to ..
923 – Saint Bernard of Menthon was born in the Château de Menthon, Savoy. – St. Bernard founded a monastery and hospice at the highest point of the pass. 962 – The pass came to bear his name. – He established another hospice on the Little St. Bernard Pass. 1008 – ..
1844 – Bernadette Soubirous is a French saint was born 7th of January. 1858 – Returned to Lourdes to attend the free school run by the Sisters of Charity and Christian Instruction. – On 11th of February Bernadette had an experience that forever changed her life and the town of Lourdes where she lived. ..
French Cistercian abbot and saint 1090 AD – Saint Bernard of Clairvaux was born in Fontaines, France. 1128 AD – Invited by Cardinal Matthew of Albano to the synod of Troyes. 1129 AD – He ended the crisis arising out of certain charges brought against Henry, Bishop of Verdun. 1830 AD ..
Basil the Great is a Greek saint and church father. Went to Constantinople and spent four or five years there and at Athens, where he had Gregory Nazianzu. 365 – He was ordained presbyter of the Church at Caesarea. 370 – Eusebius, bishop of Caesarea, died, and Basil was chosen to succeed him. – Basil ..
1670 – Born on the 16th of October at Rajouri in the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir. 1708 – Guru Gobind Singh, who had come to the Deccan along with the Mughal Emperor, Bahadur Shah, happened to go to Madho Das’ hut while hunting. Madho Das was away. 1709 – At Sonepat, fifty kilometres ..
354 AD – He was born on the 13th day of November this year in Tagaste, Algeria. 365 AD – He was sent to school at Madaurus, a small Numidian city about 19 miles south of Tagaste. 383 AD – He moved to Rome, where he believed the best and brightest rhetoricians practiced. ..
354 – Born on November 13th in Tagaste, a town of Numidia, now Souk-Ahras in Algeria. St. Augustine is one of the four great fathers of the Latin Church. 383 – Augustine now returned for a second time to Carthage, where he devoted himself zealously to work and migrated to Rome. 386 – The conversion ..
293 – Athanasius, born in Alexandria, Egypt. He was a Christian bishop, the Bishop of Alexandria, in the fourth century. He is revered as a saint by the Roman Catholic Church, the Eastern Orthodox Church, Anglican Communion and the Oriental Orthodox Church, and regarded as a great leader of the Church by Protestants. 318 – ..
1920 – Born on October 19th in Roha, near Mumbai, India. Dadaji, the founder of the Swadhyay Movement (Parivar). – He triggered off a socio-economic revolution of sorts with this Swadhyaya movement—which continues to carry his good work forward. – He became founder and leader of the Bhagavad Gita-based self-study known as swadhyaya, a movement ..