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July 23 2014:

The Holy Trinity

Synaxis of the saints of Smolensk; Martyrs Trophimus, Theophilus, and 13 others in Lycia; Hieromartyr Apollinarios and Vitalios, Bishops of Ravenna; Righteous Anna (Hannah), mother of the Prophet Samuel; New-Martyr Nectarius (Trezvinsky), Bishop of Yaransk; Hieromartyr Apollonios; 250 killed by Bulgarians during the reign of Emperor Nicephorus; eight martyrs of Carthage; Saint Anna of Constantinople; Martyr Phocas, Bishop of Sinope; Prophet Ezekiel (see also July 21); Righteous Pelagia of Tinos; Saint Anna of Levkadio; translation of the relics of Saint Herman (Germanus), Archbishop of Kazan; commemoration of the miraculous appearance of the Theotokos at Pochaev, which saved the monastery from the assault of the Tatars and Turks (1675); Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "The Joy of All Who Sorrow (with coins);" in Petersburg; Pochaev Icon of the Theotokos



( July 10 2014: Julian Calendar )

Synaxis of all Saints of Pskov

Hieromartyr Joseph of Damascus; Synaxis of all Saints of Pskov; Icon of the Mother of God of Konev; Holy 45 Martyrs at Nicopolis in Armenia; Martyrs Leontius, Mauricius, Daniel, Anthony, Alexander, Sisinius, Meneus, and Belerad (Verelad) at Nicopolis in Armenia; the Placing of the Honorable Robe of the Lord at Moscow; Venerable Anthony of the Kiev Far Caves, Founder of Monasticism in Russia; Venerable Silvanus the Schemamonk of the Kiev Far Caves; Martyr Apollonius of Sardis; Martyr Bianor of Pisidia; Martyr Silvanus of Pisidia; 10,000 Martyred Fathers of the Deserts and Caves of Scete by the Impious Patriarch Theophilus of Alexandria; Martyr Nicodemus of Elbassan Albania; Monkmartyr Nectarius of St Anne Skete on Mount Athos; Saint Basil, Bishop of Ryazan (see also April 12, May 21, June 5, July 3); Saint Gregory, Bishop of Assa (see also March 4); Martyr Canute, King of Denmark


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