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April 25 2014:

Apostle Mark

Holy Apostle and Evangelist Mark; Saint Macedonius, Patriarch of Constantinople; Saint Sylvester, Abbot of Obnora; Martyr Nice; eight anchorites who were martyred; New Martyrs Emmanuel, Theodore, Gregory, Michael, and the other Gregory at Macre of Alexandropoulos; Saint Ælfwold, Bishop of Sherborne; repose of Bassian the Blind of the Kiev Caves; Icon of the Theotokos of Constantinople



( April 12 2014: Julian Calendar )

St. Basil the Confessor

Saint Basil the Confessor, Bishop of Parium; Venerable Anthusa the Virgin-martyr of Constantinople; Saint Athanasia, abbess of Aegina; Martyrs Menas, David, and John of Palestine; Saint Isaac the Syrian, abbot of Spoleto; Hieromartyr Zeno, Bishop of Verona; New-Martyr Acacius, founder of Kapsokalyvia Skete on Mount Athos; Saint Basil, Bishop of Ryazan; Martyrs Demas, Protion, and those with them; Saint Julius the Great, Pope of Rome; deposition of the Belt of the Most Holy Theotokos in Constantinople; Icon of the Theotokos of Murom; Icon of the Theotokos of Belinich


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