Didymus the Blind (d. 398 AD)

 Among the great church fathers stands Didymus, who was born in Alexandria around 313 AD.  When he was just four years old he lost his sight.  Although his eyes didn't work, his mind sure did: he taught himself to read by way of feeling carved letters.  He also had a photographic memory and was brilliant… Continue reading Didymus the Blind (d. 398 AD)