Hello everyone. If you have time, please pray for these members of the Southern family on the day they reposed. Many thanks.
But one may ask: ‘What good does it do to pray for the departed?’ An answer is offered here: https://orthochristian.com/130608.html
Along with prayers and hymns for the departed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M6je5axPodI
Francois Valcour Aimé, one of Louisiana’s noblest sons.
Rev Robert Lewis Dabney, an influential leader in the South both behind and outside of the pulpit.
Gen Francis T. Nichols, a Confederate general in the War between the States who lost an arm and a foot defending his homeland. After the unpleasantness came to an end, he became a reforming governor in his home State of Louisiana, waging another mighty battle - this time against the corrupt Louisiana Lottery. He later sat on the bench of the Louisiana Supreme Court.
Prof Thomas Landess, a recent defender of Southern ways.
Zora Neale Hurston, Alabama-born and Florida-raised, she played a leading role in the Harlem Renaissance and was a prolific writer.
Also, to celebrate some of the saints of January from the South’s Christian inheritance of various lands, follow this link on over if you’d like:
Holy Ælfred the Great, King of England, South Patron, pray for us sinners at the Souð, unworthy though we are!
Anathema to the Union!