Born: 3rd Century Upper Egypt Died: 283Ansena, Egypt Honored: in Eastern Orthodox, Oriental and Catholic Churches Majorshrine: Different places in Lebanon Feast: May 3, September 25 Attributes: Martyr ---------------------------------------------------- Saint Moura, also known as Mart Moura, is a martyr of the 1st centuries of Christianity honored in the Middle East.Her feast is celebrated on the 3rd of May and on the 25th of September.Several churches are dedicated to her especially in North Lebanon and a Monastery in Ehden.
When Diocletianus came to power and wanted to erase any trace of Christianity, the governor Urban invited Timothy and his wife to embrace paganism.
They refused with courage, were crucified and died from slow death around 283.
It is also supposed that this martyrdom took place under Decius.
The Maronite calendar of saints mentions her feast day on the dates of October 10th and September 25th.
Assad Amine Died: Monday, August 16, 2010 Age: 86 Grosse Pointe resident Assad Amine, 86, passed away Monday, Aug.
Amine continued his career as a consultant to the U. He was a doting father who loved spending time with his beautiful baby girl. Eatherly is survived by his wife, Anne; daughter, Olivia; parents, Ken and Ann Eatherly of Grosse Pointe; sister, Sarah (John) Marchi of Grosse Pointe; father- and mother-in-law, Donald and Janice Muto; brothers- and sisters-in-law, Michael Muto, Craig and Susan Kaffenberger and Mary Muto; and seven nieces and nephews. After immigrating to Detroit, he began publishing an Arab-American newspaper. Later posts took him and his family to Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and Morocco. Amine received several citations of merit and honor from the U. After retiring from active service and moving to Grosse Pointe to be near his children, Mr. Additional loved and loving family members include the Ronald (Rosemary) Bedway and the La Hood-Sarkis (James, Louis, Kelly) families. For many years he had a Detroit News delivery route; was on the winning Little League baseball team in the Park two consecutive years; played trumpet and cornet in the South High marching band; swam on the Grosse Pointe Hunt Club swim team and was a regular member of the Christ Church Grosse Pointe Choir of Men and Boys. Eatherly was a film aficionado, a passionate automobile enthusiast, and held a second-degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do. Memorial donations may be made to Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, 16 Lakeshore, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236, or Beaumont Hospice, P. After several short tours-of-duty, he and his family were relocated to the Middle East where Mr. Fluent in three languages, he quickly established himself as one of the United States' top Middle East experts. His family said his unique combination of insight into the Middle Eastern culture, innate sense of protocol, natural diplomacy and a sharp intellectual wit and charm endeared him to not only fellow diplomats, but all who met him. Amine is survived by his wife, Mamie Amine; children, Eva (James Cunningham), Joseph (Patricia) Amine, James (Aundrea) Amine and Anthony (Susan) Amine and 12 grandchildren. He led an active and enterprising life as a boy in Grosse Pointe. 27, at the Silverbell Chapel, Modetz Funeral Home at 100 East Silverbell, Orion. He also is survived by his sons, Gary and Todd of Grosse Pointe; daughter, Kimberly (Fred) Miller of Birmingham; grandchildren, Michael, Matthew, Heather, Jennifer, Julie, Kelly, Jessica and Kimberly and his sister, Rae Huffnagle of Lewistown, Pa. It is also mentioned on the 3rd and the 7th of May.The Bollandists kept the date of May 3rd (WHIZZ, II, 381; cf. The martyrdom of Timothy and Moura took place in Ansena, a city of Upper Egypt known as Antinopolis in the Roman world.If the martyrdom of Saint Moura took place under Decius, then it should be prior to June 251, the date of the death of this emperor.