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Today's feastsJanuary 25: Saint Gregory the Theologian, Archbishop of Constantinople; Saint Publius, ascetic of Syria; Saint Mares the Singer of Syria; Martyrs Felicitas of Rome and seven sons: Januarius, Felix, Philip, Silvanus, Alexander, Vitalis, and Martial; Saint Moses, Archbishop of Novgorod; Saint Castinus, Bishop of Byzantium; Saint Demetrius Skevophylax of Constantinople, keeper of the sacred vessels; New-Martyr Vladimir, Metropolitan of Kiev and Gallich, protohieromartyr of the Communist Yoke; Martyr Medula and her companions; Saint Apollo of Thebes, monk; New-Martyr Auxentius of Constantinople; Saint Dwyn, Virgin of Llandwyn; Saint Anatole the Elder of Optina; Hieromartyr Praejectos, Bishop of Clermont; conversion of the Apostle Paul; icons of the Most Holy Theotokos "Assuage My Sorrow" and "Unexpected Joy"
The Episcopal Assembly of North and Central America, founded in 2010, consists of all the active Orthodox bishops of North and Central America, representing multiple jurisdictions. It is the successor to SCOBA, and it is not, properly speaking, a synod. The Episcopal Assembly of North and Central America is one of several such bodies around the world which operate in the so-called "diaspora."
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