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Afterfeast of the Exaltation of the Cross; Martyrs Trophimus, Sabbatius, and Dorymedon of Synnada; Saint Theodore, prince of Smolensk and Yaroslav, and his children Saints David and Constantine, Wonder-workers; Martyr Zosimas, hermit of Cilicia; Hieromartyr Januarius, Bishop of Benevento, and his companions: Deacon Sosius, Deacon Proclus, Gantiol, Eutychius, Acutius, Festus and Desiderius, at Puteoli (see also April 21); Saint Theodore of Tarsus, Archbishop of Canterbury; Right-believing Great Prince Igor of Kiev and Chernigov; Saint Seguanos of Gaul; repose of Schema-hieromonk Alexis of Zosima Hermitage



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The Archangel Michael

Miracle of the Archangel Michael at Colossae (Chonae). (Menologion of Basil II, 10th-11th c.)

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