SAINT ARSENIOS THE CAPPADOCIAN

The life of Saint Arsenios the Cappadocian

The most Blessed Father Arsenios was born around 1840 in Pharasa or Varasio, the most important of the six Christian villages in the Pharasa region of Cappadocia. The now emptied village of Pharasa His parents were rich in virtues, and rather mod­est in material possessions. His father was a teacher whose name was Eleftherios (or […]