The would-be servant of God, whether waiting at table, ushering at the door, distributing to the poor, or preaching the gospel, must be of a blameless character and reputation.
THE CHRISTIAN CHARACTER OF STEPHEN THE MARTYR.
It is interesting to commemorate one particular saint who gave his name to a Street, a Road, a Church, and a bench (!) in Norwich, and I dare say in other cities too.
Stephen is rightly acknowledged as the first Christian martyr, a