Saint Ignatius of Antioch

Saint Ignatius of Antioch

Saint of the Day for October 17

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On his journey to Rome to face his death in the Circus Maximus, Saint Ignatius of Antioch visited and wrote to many of the churches along the way. These letters have become a valuable source of instruction as well as a source of information about the early days of the Church.