Apostle Silas

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The holy, glorious, all-laudable '''Apostle Silas''' is numbered among the [[Apostles#The_Seventy|Seventy Apostles]]. St. Silas went with Sts. [[Apostle Paul|Paul]] and [[Apostle Barnabas|Barnabas]] from Antioch to Jerusalem to settle the dispute among believers there about [[circumcision]]. Following this he went traveling with St. Paul through Asia and Macedonia and was eventually made [[Bishop]] of Corinth. He reposed peacefully in the Lord. The Church remembers St. Silas on [[July 30]].
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[[Image:Apostle Silas.jpg|frame|[[Apostle]] Silas]]The holy, glorious, all-laudable '''Apostle Silas''' is numbered among the [[Apostles#The_Seventy|Seventy Apostles]]. St. Silas went with Sts. [[Apostle Paul|Paul]] and [[Apostle Barnabas|Barnabas]] from Antioch to Jerusalem to settle the dispute among believers there about [[circumcision]]. Following this he went traveling with St. Paul through Asia and Macedonia and was eventually made [[Bishop]] of Corinth. He reposed peacefully in the Lord. The Church remembers St. Silas on [[July 30]] with Apostles [[Apostle Silvan|Silvanus]], [[Apostle Crescens|Crescens]], [[Apostle Epenetus|Epenetus]], and [[Apostle Andronicus|Andronicus]]; and on [[January 4]] with all the Apostles.
  
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==Source==
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*St. [[Nikolai Velimirovic]], ''The [[Prologue of Ohrid]]''
  
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==External links==
St. [[Nikolai Velimirovic]], ''The [[Prologue of Ohrid]]''
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*[http://ocafs.oca.org/FeastSaintsViewer.asp?FSID=100039 Apostle Silas of the Seventy] ([[OCA]])
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*[http://goarch.org/en/chapel/saints.asp?contentid=147 Silas & Silvanos the Apostles of the 70] ([[GOARCH]])
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*[http://home.it.net.au/~jgrapsas/pages/St_Silas.htm Saints Silas, Silvanos, Apainetos and Crescens of the Seventy] ([[GOAA]])
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*[http://www.westsrbdio.org/prolog/my.html?month=July&day=30 The Holy Apostles Silas, Silvanus, Crescens, Epaenetus and Andronicus] (''Prologue of Ohrid'')
  
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[[ro:Apostolul Sila]]

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Apostle Silas
The holy, glorious, all-laudable Apostle Silas is numbered among the Seventy Apostles. St. Silas went with Sts. Paul and Barnabas from Antioch to Jerusalem to settle the dispute among believers there about circumcision. Following this he went traveling with St. Paul through Asia and Macedonia and was eventually made Bishop of Corinth. He reposed peacefully in the Lord. The Church remembers St. Silas on July 30 with Apostles Silvanus, Crescens, Epenetus, and Andronicus; and on January 4 with all the Apostles.

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