This is the longest running home tour in the state of Arizona. We draw approximately people in two days for the wonderful celebration of historic and unique homes in the mile-high town. This tour is the major fundraiser for the Jerome Chamber of Commerce. The weekend requires homeowners to open their homes plus the help of 70 volunteers to accomplish the exciting event. Enjoy this look back at some great homes from the past tours.
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He was born around AD, in Stridon, Dalmatia. Today, the town, which ceased to exist in Jerome's time, would likely be in Croatia or Slovenia. The young Jerome was educated by Aelius Donatus, who was a famous Roman grammarian. From him, the young Jerome learned Latin and Greek. Little else is known of his childhood other than his parents were probably well-to-do and Christian. Despite their efforts to raise Jerome properly, the young man behaved as he chose. Around the age of 12 or so, Jerome traveled to Rome to study grammar, philosophy and rhetoric. It is likely that due to his training in rhetoric, he may have considered a career in law. By his own admission, he quickly forgot his morals.
Jerome , Latin in full Eusebius Hieronymus , pseudonym Sophronius , born c. He lived for a time as a hermit, became a priest, served as secretary to Pope Damasus I , and about established a monastery at Bethlehem. His numerous biblical , ascetical , monastic, and theological works profoundly influenced the early Middle Ages. He is known particularly for his Latin translation of the Bible , the Vulgate , and is considered a doctor of the church. Jerome was born of well-to-do Christian parents at Stridon, probably near the modern Ljubljana, Slovenia. His education, begun at home, was continued in Rome when he was about There he studied grammar, rhetoric , and philosophy. A serious scholar enamoured of Latin literature , he frequented the catacombs and near the end of his Roman education was baptized c. He spent the next 20 years in travel and impermanent residences.
We're not like other furniture stores. We work to offer you better prices, greater convenience, and superior service every time you shop with us. Jerome's Furniture began as the dream of Jim and Esther Navarra. Wanting everyone to feel welcome was a priority when they opened their first furniture store over 65 years ago. If you weren't on a first-name basis when you walked in, you would be by the time you left! Jerome's is still owned and operated by the Navarra family. Jerry and Ann Navarra joined the business in the early 's, and the employee company features six Navarra family members, three of whom are third-generation retailers. We have extended our reach in the greater Southern California area over the years. All the while, we've remained committed to bringing our customers high-quality home furnishings at everyday low prices. A lot has changed since