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The OrthodoxWiki editors have taken St. [[John of Damascus]] as their heavenly [[patron saint|patron]] and intercessor as they seek to further the worship and knowledge of the All-Holy [[Trinity]] and the faith of the [[Orthodox Church]] by means of these pages.  
 
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November 22 2014:

The Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple

Afterfeast of the Entry of the Theotokos into the Temple; Apostles Philemon and Archippus; Martyr Apphia, wife of St. Philemon, and Saint Onesimus, disciple of St. Paul (see June 29); Martyr Michael, prince of Tver; Martyrs Cecilia, Valerian, Tiburtius, and Maximus at Rome; Martyr Procopius the reader at Caesaria in Palestine; Martyr Menignus at Parium; Saint Agabbas of Syria; Righteous Michael the soldier of Bulgaria; Martyrs Stephen, Mark, and Mark (another) in Pisidia; Martyr Agapion of Greece; Saint Callistus II (Xanthopoulos), Patriarch of Constantinople (Mount Athos); Saint Clement of Ochrid, Bishop of Greater Macedonia and Enlightener of Bulgaria; Blessed Yaropolk (Izyaslavich) the prince of Vladimir-Volhynia (in holy baptism Peter); New Hieromartyrs Alexis (Benemanskii) and Ilia (Gromoglasov) of Tver; Hieromartyr Sisinios; Saints Christopher and Euphemia; Saints Thalelaios and Anthimos; Saint Thaddaios



( November 9 2014: Julian Calendar )

St. Nektarios of Pentapolis

Martyrs Onesiphorus and Porphyrius of Ephesus; Saint Matrona, Abbess of Constantinople; Saint Theoctiste of the Isle of Lesbos; Martyr Alexander of Thessaloniki; Martyr Anthony of Apameia; Saint John the Short of Egypt; Saints Eustolia and Sosipatra of Constantinople; Saint Simeon Metaphrastes ("the Translator"); Saint Onesiphorus the Confessor of the Kiev Caves; Saints Euthymius and Neophytus the Serbians of Mount Athos, co-founders of Dochiariou Monastery; Saint Nektarios Kephalas, Metropolitan of Pentapolis, Wonder-worker; Martyrs Narses and Artemonos; Saint Helladius, monk; Saints Christopher and Maura; Saint Benignos, Bishop of Armagh and Hermit of Meare; icon of the Most Holy Theotokos "She Who is Quick to Hear"


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