ሃይማኖት ተስፋ ለሚያደርጋት የታወቀች የተረዳች ናት
The Feast of St George
|The Feast of St George|
May 1, 2015
By Kassa Nigus
St George was born to noble Christian parents in Lydda, Palestine in the third century. His father was Anastasius of Cappadocia and his mother Theobesta was from Palestine. St George performed many miracles during his life time, some of which are mentioned below.
At the loss of his father when he was twenty years old, St George went and presented himself to Emperor Dodyanos so that he might receive the appointment which his father had held. George found that the emperor was worshipping idols and compelling people to follow suit. The Emperor had also issued a proclamation that every Christians should offer sacrifice to the pagan gods. However, George objected the emperor’s decision and faced him with the courage of faith. ….more