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Today's feastsJanuary 20:
Martyrs Inna, Pinna, and Rimma, disciples of Apostle Andrew in Scythia (1st-2nd c.); Martyr Eusebius (298); Venerable Euthymius the Great (473); Martyrs Bassus, Eusebius, Eutychius, and Basilides, at Nicomedia (303); Martyrs Thyrsus and Agnes (5th c.); Saint Leo the Great (Leo Marcellus), Confessor, Emperor of the Eastern Roman Empire (474); Blessed Peter the Customs Inspector of Constantinople (Peter of Constantinople) (c. 527-565); Martyr Anna at Rome; Saint Fabian, Pope of Rome (250); Saint Sebastian, one of the most renowned of all the martyrs of Rome (c. 288); Saint Molagga (Laicin), disciple of St David in Wales, founded a monastery in Fulachmhin (Fermoy), Ireland (655); Saint Féchín of Fore, Abbot of Cong Abbey (665); Saint Agatho, Pope of Rome (681); Saint Maurus, monk and Abbot of Classe in Ravenna (Basilica of Sant'Apollinare in Classe), later Bishop of Cesena (946); Saint Euthymius, Bishop of Pereyaslav (1149); Venerable Laurence the Recluse of the Kiev Caves (13th-14th c.); Venerable Euthymius the Silent, Schemamonk, of the Kiev Caves (14th c.); Saint Neophytus of Vatopedi monastery, Mt. Athos (14th c.); Saint Euthymius, Patriarch of Turnovo and Bulgaria (1402); Saint Euthymius of Syanzhema (Vologda) (1470); Venerable Euthymius of Arkhangelsk (1523); New-Martyr Zachariah of Patrai in Morea (1782); Venerable Theodore Kuzmich of Tomsk (Alexander I of Russia) (1864); New Hieromartyr Ioan Pettai, Estonian Presbyter-Martyr; New Hieromartyr Paul Dobromyslov, Archpriest, of Ryazan (1940); Venerable Ekvtime (Kereselidze) the Confessor, of Georgia (1944); Other Commemorations: Repose of Elder Gerasim, founder of Ascension Monastery, Irkutsk (1676).
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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