Daily Archives: 28 August 2007

Augustine’s bones

Augustine died on 28 August 430. His friend and biographer Possidius describes his last days during the siege of Hippo by the Vandals. Sometime before the early 8th century, Augustine’s remains were translated from N. Africa to Sardinia for fear … Continue reading

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Sabine relics of St. Augustine and St. Monica

The Sabine Chapel has some very nice relics.  Here are St. Augustine and his mother St. Monica.

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