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Apostle Olympas

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The holy, glorious, all-laudable '''Apostle Olympas''' is numbered among the [[Apostles#The_Seventy|Seventy Apostles]]. He and the [[Apostle Herodian]] were followers of the [[Apostle Peter]]. By command of Emporer [[Nero]], they were beheaded with St. Peter. His [[feast day]] is [[November 10]].==Hymns==[[Troparion]] (Tone 3) [] :Holy Apostles, [[Apostle Erastus|Erastus]], Olympas, [[Apostle Herodian|Herodian]], [[Apostle Sosipater|Sosipater]], [[Apostle Quartus|Quartus]] and [[Apostle Tertius|Tertius]],:entreat the merciful God,:to grant our souls forgiveness of transgressions. [[Kontakion]] (Tone 2) :Illumined by divine light, O holy apostles,:you wisely destroyed the works of idolatry.:When you caught all the pagans you brought them to the Master:and taught them to glorify the Trinity. == Source ==St. [[Nikolai Velimirovic]], ''The [[Prologue of Ohrid]]'' [[Category:Biblical Saints]][[Category:Martyrs]][[Category:Saints]]Gay

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