SUNDAY
November 12, 2000
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MILLENNIUM MILESTONES that occurred Today in Church History

Historical Events in Church Annals for November 12th:

  • 430 A.D.
  • Death of Saint Nilus the Elder, a disciple of the Doctor of the Church Saint John Chrysostom who became a monk who wrote many theological treatises against the Emperor Arcadius.

  • 607 A.D.
  • Death of Pope Boniface III, 66th successor of Peter who was elected on February 19th of the same year. He forbade arrangements for the election of the new Pope until three days had passed since the death of his predecessor. Boniface declared that the only universal bishop was that of Rome, that is, the Pope.

  • 1623 A.D.
  • Death of Saint Josaphat, Bishop . For more on this Polish saint, see DAILY LITURGY


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