Difference between revisions of "John the Silent"
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Our father among the saints John the Silent (452 - 558) was bishop of Colonia (Taxara) in Armenia and later a monk of St. Sabbas' Monastery. He is also sometimes known as John Hesychastes or John Silentiarius. His feast day is celebrated by the Orthodox Church on March 30.