Saint Ephrem the Syrian


Saint Ephrem the Syrian (Aphrem, Deacon of Edessa) was mentioned in a letter written to Wilford Woodruff, and his two counselors in the First Presidency, by Benjamin Cluff Jr. on 13 Feb. 1895.

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