St. Symeon the Fool for Christ's Sake
One of the most famous (and in some
respects one of the earliest) examples of a "fool
for Christ's sake".
- St. Leontius of Neapolis in Cyprus:
Vita S. Symeonis Sali.
(Life of St. Symeon the Fool-for-Christ ).
Translated with extensive commentary by
University of California, 1996.
History and Legends of Hot Dogs.
Scroll to "Seventh Century" to read an
interesting excerpt from St. Leontius' vita:
one of St. Symeon's miracles involved sausages
--- What's Cooking, America?
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