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Our Holy Lady Theotokos

Martyr Aquilina (Aquila or Akylina) of Byblos in Syria; Saint Triphyllos, Bishop of Leucosia (Nicosia) in Cyprus; Martyr Antonina of Nicaea; Saint Anna and her son Saint John of Constantinople; Saint Antipater, Bishop of Bostra in Arabia; Venerable Andronicus, Abbot of Moscow and disciple of Venerable Sergius of Radonezh; Venerable Sabbas, Abbot of Moscow; Martyr Diodorus of Emesus who was crucified; repose of Abbess Alexandra, foundress of Diveyevo Convent; finding of the relics of New-Martyr Nicholas the Deacon of Lesbos



( May 31 2021: Julian Calendar )

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