Sunday, May 4, 2008

i love me a good chalice

born may 4th, blessed michael giedroyc was a dwarf from birth who had the use of only one foot. born near vilnius, lithuania, he worked with bronze and silver and created sacred vessels, including chalices. he traveled to krakow, poland, where he joined the augustinians. he received permission to live the life of a hermit in a cell adjoining the monastery.

1 comment:

Nicole Callihan said...

Does this chalice lover have a birthday close to yours, beautiful one? Seems so...Will you offer a divine celebration of yourself on your blog? Please do!