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March 3 2015:

The Holy Trinity

Martyrs Eutropius, Cleonicus, and Basiliscus of Amasea; Virgin-martyr Piama of Egypt; Saint Alexandra of Alexandria; Saint Caluppan of Auvergne; Hieromartyr Theodoretus of Antioch; Saint Zeno; Saint Zoilus; Saint John the Catholicos of Georgia; celebration of the Icon of the Theotokos of Volokolamsk; Non, Mother of Saint Dewi; Christicola, Bishop of Leinster; Foila, virgin of Galway; Lamalisse, hermit of Lamlash; Owen, hermit of Lichfield



( February 18 2015: Julian Calendar )

Saint Leo the Great

Saint Leo the Great, Pope of Rome; Saint Flavian the Confessor, Patriarch of Constantinople (see also February 16); Saint Agapitus the Confessor and Wonder-worker, Bishop of Synnada in Phrygia, and Martyrs Victor, Dorotheus, Theodulus, and Agrippa, who suffered under Licinius; Saint Cosmas, monk of Yakhromsk; New-Martyr Priest Alexander Medvedsky and Hieromonk Benjamin; Martyrs Leo and Parigorius of Patara in Lycia; Martyr Publius; Saint Nicholas the Katholikos of Georgia; Saint Theodore (Komogovin) of Serbia; Venerable Colman, Bishop of Lindisfarne; commemoration of the new-martyrs who suffered during the "Holy Night" in Petersburg. Other events: Reception at Shaftesbury of Edward, King of England and Martyr


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