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St. Euphemia: “the Emperor’s commands … must be obeyed”

16 October 2015

Saint_Euphemia

 

“Both the Emperor’s commands and yours [person in authority] must be obeyed if they are not contrary to the God of heaven. If they are, they must not only not be obeyed; they must be resisted.”
– St. Euphemia, 3rd Century Martyr

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