Today we cover the martyrdom of Saint Stephen, Our Lady of the Pillar and Saint James the Great's evangelization in Spain, Paul missionary journeys, and the Council of Jerusalem. Links with more info from Wikipedia below...
- 34 AD: Saint Stephen, the first Christian martyr, is stoned to death in Jerusalem.
- 40: Traditional date of Our Lady of the Pillar showing up to James the Great in Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
- 46: Paul begin his missionary journeys, with Barnabas.
- 50: Council of Jerusalem determines that Gentile converts to Christianity do not have to abide by Mosaic Laws. This will gradually lead to the separation of Christianity from Judaism.